Post Tagged with: "Physics"

Why Am I Upside-Down When I Look in a Spoon? 0 commentsScience

Why Am I Upside-Down When I Look in a Spoon?

April 16, 2015 at 11:45 am

We’d like to know why you’re staring at yourself in a spoon in the first place. But we can at least answer the question of […]

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What Would Happen If Gravity Stopped? 0 commentsScience

What Would Happen If Gravity Stopped?

March 16, 2015 at 4:32 pm

If gravity stopped, what would happen to everything here on Earth? Turns out, it’s very, very bad.

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How Do Chameleons Change Color? 0 commentsScience

How Do Chameleons Change Color?

March 11, 2015 at 9:43 am

New research shows chameleons actively tune nano-crystals to change their color.

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This Is What Physics Says About Deflategate 0 commentsScience

This Is What Physics Says About Deflategate

January 29, 2015 at 9:19 am

Ainissa Ramirez, physicist and author of Newton’s Football, talks through why weather can’t explain deflate-gate

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Learn Physics With Angry Birds

January 12, 2015 at 10:24 am

You might not realize it, but playing some popular games like Angry Birds can teach you about the laws of physics.

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How Hydrogen Fuel Is Made

January 12, 2015 at 10:23 am

Is hydrogen fuel the future of car fuel? How is it made?

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Harnessing Gecko Power

December 1, 2014 at 11:50 am

Humans climb glass with a rig that uses gecko-inspired adhesive pads.

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Why is the Sun Yellow and the Sky Blue?

October 24, 2014 at 9:41 am

Ever wonder why the sky is blue?

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Meet the Experimental Skateboard of the Future — a Hoverboard from Arx Pax

October 21, 2014 at 11:10 am

We take a ride on an experimental hoverboard from a startup that wants to use the same technology to keep buildings safe during earthquakes and […]

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Yippee-i-ay, Lasso Physics

October 8, 2014 at 9:58 am

A French scientist plumbs the deep math underlying cowboy rope tricks.

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Nobel Prize Rewards Crucial Blue LED Invention

October 7, 2014 at 11:40 am

A trio of Japanese scientists have been awarded the Nobel Prize in Physics for their work on the blue LED, which could revolutionize lighting.

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The Helical Model – Our Solar System is a Vortex

September 23, 2014 at 10:56 am

This is a non-conventional view of our solar system that is different from the standard ‘flat’ diagrams.

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How Does Wireless Charging Work?

September 16, 2014 at 12:00 pm

Wireless charging is very convenient and it makes life easier. How exactly does it work?

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We Have to Think About Gravity in a Different Way

July 8, 2014 at 11:45 am

Physicist Eric Verlinde was inspired after a burglar ransacked his home. His theory – on entropy and gravity – has major implications.

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Try This Airplane Experiment At Home | Outrageous Acts of Science

July 3, 2014 at 11:41 am

Here’s an experiment you can try at home: Position a paper airplane between two fans and see what happens.

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