Cigars and Water

Time for a lighthearted but scientific look at cigars and water. One of the amazing facts about cigars is that it takes about 70 gallons of water to grow the tobacco required to make 1 standard Churchill-sized cigar. Sounds astounding, doesn’t it? Well it also takes 132 gallons of water to make a 2-liter bottle of soda, and about 500 gallons to make a pair of stone-washed blue jeans. Overall, the…