How Fast Do Tails’ Tails Gotta Go?

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. in new tab Get a 30-day free trial and watch Because Science episodes early on Alpha: in new tab Sonic the Hedgehog is one of the most iconic video game characters but his sidekick Tails is just as impressive because he can fly! But just how fast would his tails have to be? Kyle has the tale of the tape on this week's Because Science? Subscribe for more Because Science: in new tab More science: in new tab Watch more Because Science: in new tab Watch the last episode at: in new tab Follow Kyle Hill: in new tab Follow Us: in new tab Because Science every Thursday. Artist: Andrew Bowser Learn more: • LIFT EQUATION: in new tab • FAA HELICOPTER HANDBOOK: in new tab • AVERAGE LIFT COEFFICIENT: in new tab • TAILS STATS: in new tab • TAILS MATH: in new tab