World 25 September 2012 Mitt Romney, this is why you can't roll down the windows in a plane Poor Ernst. He didn't stand a chance. Print HTML ThinkProgress reports that Mitt Romney doesn't know why you can't roll down the windows in an aeroplane. The reason why, Mittens, is that top scientists agree* that the result is something like this: *Top scientists have not been consulted › Cameron prepares to join Twitter A plane window, rolled up. Photograph: Getty Images Alex Hern is a technology reporter for the Guardian. He was formerly staff writer at the New Statesman. You should follow Alex on Twitter. Subscribe More Related articles Hillary Clinton versus Donald Trump: do presidential debates influence the election result? Clinton and Trump: do presidential debates really matter? United States of Emergency: will the North Carolina riots stain Obama's legacy?