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How Long Would It Take to Fall Through the Center of the Earth?

Putting certain pesky physics and geological principles aside, if you drilled a hole through the middle of the Earth from one side to the other and jumped in, how long would it take for you to travel all the way through?

It would take you 42 minutes and 12 seconds to get to the other side. Now, this is to say you could survive to get to the other side and…

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Daniel Ganninger

Daniel Ganninger

The writer, editor, and chief lackey of Knowledge Stew and the Knowledge Stew line of trivia books. Connect at knowledgestew.com and danielganninger.com