Nov 172012
 

RoadKill Radio News exposes the truth behind urban legends.

Come back each week for a new weigh-in, and feel free to suggest items for us to weigh.

(HEAVY = True, Average = Partly True, and Nil = False.)

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On the Scale: The Vernal Equinox allows eggs to be balanced on their end.

The vernal equinox occurs on roughly March 21 each year, and many claim that objects such as eggs and brooms are particularly susceptible to the shift in the Earth’s orbit as to achieve a center of gravity that allows them to be balanced on end on that particular day.

Veracity Weight: Nil. Eggs, brooms and other objects can be balanced in exactly the same manner any other day of the year. It just takes the right object and a bit of patience. Try it today!

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