How bad is stepping on a LEGO?
That means that as your foot stomps down on a block, the plastic doesn’t crack or crumble, its tiny evil ridges remaining intact as they dig into the ball of your foot. The sharp corners also exacerbate the pain, New York University physics professor Tycho Sleator tells Quartz via email.
Is stepping on glass painful?
Small splinters can be painless. Larger, deeper splinters may cause severe pain. Serious splinter injuries can lead to infection and long-term damage.
Who walked on Legos?
The farthest distance walking barefoot on LEGO® bricks is 8,898.9 m (29,195 ft 10.39 in), and was achieved by Salacnib “Sonny” Molina (USA) in Woodstock, Illinois, USA, on 1 May 2021.
How much force does it take to break a LEGO brick?
At the behest of a BBC program, in 2012 Johnston squashed a few of the blocks with a hydraulic tester. Lego pieces underwent material failure at an average of 4,240 Newtons. This was equal to 950 pounds of force, or the force on a brick at the base of an impossibly tall 375,000 Lego brick tower, the BBC noted.