Why Does It Hurt To Step On A Lego?


Wochit Headline News - January 13, 2017

Ever wonder why it hurts so much to step on a lego? Apparently, it’s because legos are sturdy and can handle a lot of pressure, so they don’t give when someone steps on them.

Also, a person has literal hundreds of nerve endings at the bottom of their foot.

Put those two things together, and a person landing their entire weight on a lego ends in them stomping around the room in searing pain..

Recent related news

Lego's 2018 rendition of the 'Star Wars' Millennium Falcon is the largest so far with 7,500 pieces including mini action figures of Han Solo, Leia, and Chewbacca...
5 days ago • Enstarz

To kids, at least, there are few things cooler than Lego. One exception? Dinosaurs. So brace yourselves, because Lego has unveiled its Jurassic World: Fallen...
4 days ago • Mashable

Lego’s Creative Play Lab has teamed up with the Human Media Lab at Queen’s University in Canada to create a truly unique Lego set. Guests at the Lego World...
4 days ago • Mashable

Lego is teaming up with Chinese schools, with the Danish toymaker hoping a stronger foothold in the classroom will arrest declining global sales. Local...
23 hours ago • City A.M.

At the end of January, hints of a new generation of cars to enter the expanded line-up of LEGO Speed Champions surfaced on the web, with rumors pointing to the...
1 week ago • autoevolution

And now there’s two… Last week, Ford announced that its partnership with toy-maker LEGO would mark the introduction to the Speed Champions of the 1968 Ford...
21 hours ago • autoevolution

Jeffrey Kong creates objects using Lego. He says it can be used as a form of self-expression
5 hours ago • BBC News

BBC Local News: South East Wales -- The 12 models are made of over 600,000 bricks and took 4,000 hours to build.
1 week ago • BBC Local News

You might like