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Oranges and apples, powering apples

Two conjunctions of apples and oranges:

1. This video shows someone finding out how many round, juicy oranges it takes to power an Apple iPhone.

2. Scott Sandford’s classic article “Apples and Oranges,” published in volume 1, no. 3 of the Annals of Improbable Research. Sandford writes: “it is not difficult to demonstrate that apples and oranges can, in fact, be compared… Figure 2 shows a comparison of the 4000-400 cm-1 (2.5-25 mm) infrared transmission spectra of a [dessicated] Granny Smith apple and a [dessicated] Sunkist Navel orange.

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