How Dense is Legolas in Lord of the Rings? - Nerdist

How Dense is Legolas in Lord of the Rings?

SURPRISE BECAUSE SCIENCE CHANNEL! Subscribe now and click the shiny notifications bell so you don’t miss out on all things science and pop culture. Get a 30-day free trial and watch Because Science episodes early on Alpha: Elves have many magical qualities especially in Lord of the Rings, even walking on top of snow, so just how dense would Legolas have to be to do it? Kyle has the elvish science on this week's Because Science! Special thanks to Tor Books, the proud publisher of Autonomous by Annalee Newitz. Don’t miss the highly anticipated science fiction debut from the founder of io9, available now wherever books are sold. Subscribe for more Because Science: More science: Watch more Because Science: Watch the last episode at: Follow Kyle Hill: Follow Us: Because Science every Thursday. Artist: Andrew Bowser Learn more: • CALCULATING FORCE FOR PUNCHING: • SHEAR STRENGTH SNOW 1: • SHEAR STRENGTH SNOW 2: • SHEAR STRENGTH SNOW 3: • SHEAR STRENGTH SNOW 4: • WESTERN SNOW CONFERENCE STUDY: • FOOT SURFACE AREA: • DENSITY CALCULATION: