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How fast can a peanut travel?
June 30, 2007

How fast can a peanut travel?

Ottawa, Ontario. Canada.

Peanut: Courtesy yours truly, friendly photographer

Carrier
Species: Tamias striatus
English translation: Striped Storer
Common Name: Chipmunk
Length: 5 to 6 inches
Weight: 2 to 4 ounces
Speed: Can cover 15 feet in just one second
Capturing it in flight: Priceless!!

To answer the question, how fast can a peanut travel? Fifteen feet per second between this little guys teeth. That's fast!



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Guest 29-Jul-2008 03:02
What a super capture!
[Project Life]: Photography11-Mar-2008 05:24
The best timed picture ever.....By FAR!!!!!!!!!
Yuri Peress19-Jul-2007 07:59
Excellent capture!
golfpic11-Jul-2007 00:57
Thanks Robert.
Robert Gravel05-Jul-2007 13:41
Very cool indeed :) Good capture. Voted.
golfpic05-Jul-2007 12:06
Thanks Mary and William.
william mahan04-Jul-2007 02:55

Simply amazing: Teriffic frozen capture and clarity !!!!
golfpic01-Jul-2007 22:56
Thanks Rudi and Wolfgang.
Wolfgang Wander30-Jun-2007 23:27
One of a kind! Stunning shot...
rudiman30-Jun-2007 23:26
Heh heh great capture. Voted