All of us remember the classic scene from the movie “Big” where Tom Hanks and Robert Loggia dance on the giant piano mat (which we all wanted and never got). For those of you who’ve never seen it, here’s how it breaks down:
A group of people in Sweden have taken this dream to a whole new level. They monitored a set of stairs that sat next to an escalator. As you can see in the beginning of the video, NO ONE takes the stairs. Heck, why would you? They decided to make the stairs fun, which resulted in a 66% increase in stairs traffic. Watch below and enjoy:
What does this prove? It proves that exercise is better when it’s fun! Also, that the Swedish are crafty and kind of bored.