Open in the curiosity app
Share the knowledge!

Where Do Bullets Go When Fired Into The Air?

Key Facts In This Video

  1. Bullets shot into the air travel up to 1.6 kilometers (1 mile) before falling. 00:31

  2. A bullet falling out of the air can be lethal if it hits someone. 00:52

  3. Most major cities have outlawed shooting guns into the air as a celebratory gesture. 01:26

NEWS: The Curiosity Podcast is out! Subscribe on iTunes, Google Play Music, Stitcher, SoundCloud and add the RSS feed to any podcast player. If you love it please consider leaving us a review.

Advertisement

If you liked this you'll love our podcast! Check it out on iTunesGoogle Play MusicStitcherSoundCloud, search 'curiosity' on your favorite podcast app or add the RSS Feed URL.

Explore Related Subjects
Fireworks
Gender
Pseudoscience
Squids