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The Science of Superheroes infographic

October 29th, 2012 by Marc Comments

If there’s one thing we here at FTN love, it’s superheroes. And fun superhero stuff that teaches is even better…

This year has seen some incredible heroics from our favourite Marvel and DC Comic characters. Already we have seen The Avengers, Batman: The Dark Knight Rises and The Amazing Superman on the big screen, and to celebrate their successes, online retailers AFD have revealed what makes these heroes super.

Discover how many calories you need to consume and how high you can fall without dying in this fantastic The Science Behind Superheroes infographic below.

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Marc is a self-confessed nerd. Ever since seeing Star Wars for the first time around 1979 he’s been an unapologetic fan of the Wars and still believes, with Clone Wars and now Underworld, we are yet to see the best Star Wars. He’s a dad of two who now doesn’t have the time (or money) to collect the amount of toys, comics, movies and books he once did, much to the relief of his long-suffering wife. In the real world he’s a graphic designer. He started Following the Nerd because he was tired of searching a million sites every day for all the best news that he loves and decided to create one place where you can go to get the whole lot. Secretly he longs to be sitting in the cockpit of his YT-1300 Corellian Transport ship with his co-pilot Chewie, roaming the universe, waiting for his next big adventure, but feels just at home watching cartoons with his kids….