How Fan Death Works

As a follow up to my post about fan death and other Korean superstitions here is a diagram explaining exactly how fandeath works. It’s technical, so if you have any questions feel free to leave them in the comments section.


Much props to some guy named Fred, from the facebook group “People who don’t believe in fan death”

if you happen to be him, or know him and read this…um…can I use your picture?



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2 responses to “How Fan Death Works

  1. V

    If the fan rotates the other way does air go out and death go in?

  2. It does, however it only takes a little bit of air to create a massive amount of death. So conversely it takes a lot of death to create just a tiny bit of air…hardly a practical venture, unless of course you are this guy:

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