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  • 05:16 New How one design flaw almost toppled a skyscraper - Alex Gendler

    How one design flaw almost toppled a skyscraper - Alex Gendler

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    Dig into the unique engineering of New York Citys Citicorp Center tower, and the design flaw that threatened to topple it.--In 1978, Diane Hartley was writing her undergraduate architecture thesis when she made a shocking discovery. After weeks of poring

  • 06:07 New How An Infinite Hotel Ran Out Of Room

    How An Infinite Hotel Ran Out Of Room

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    If there's a hotel with infinite rooms, could it ever be completely full? Could you run out of space to put everyone? The surprising answer is yes -- this is important to know if you're the manager of the Hilbert Hotel. References: Ewald, W., & Sieg, W. (

  • 11:41 New TRUE Limits Of Humanity  The Final Border We Will Never Cross

    TRUE Limits Of Humanity The Final Border We Will Never Cross

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    If you want to support kurzgesagt and get something beautiful in return check our shop: https://bit.ly/3dRJj71 Sources & further reading: https://sites.google.com/view/sources-truelimitsofhumanity/ The original Limits of Humanity: https://www.youtube.

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  • 31:37 New The Secret Life of the Engine - remastered

    The Secret Life of the Engine - remastered

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    I've been in my workshop making things ever since, and the covid lockdown was the perfect time to make some new videos, trying to pass on some of what I've learnt. So do try my new 'Secret Life of Components' These old films were remastered and upscaled b

  • 01:31 Pitch drop at Trinity College Dublin successfully recorded on camera after 69 years

    Pitch drop at Trinity College Dublin successfully recorded on camera after 69 years

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    The pitch drop experiment at Trinity College in Dublin, Ireland was started in October 1944. In April 2013, physicists at Trinity College noticed that a drip was forming, and set up a webcam to record the drip on video. The pitch dripped around 5:00pm on

  • 08:18 Hydraulic Press vs 1000 Sheets Of Paper

    Hydraulic Press vs 1000 Sheets Of Paper

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    These are the world's most satisfying and intense hydraulics press experiments! Watch til the end to see some of the craziest experiments we've reacted to ever!SUBSCRIBE TO THESE CHANNELS OR ELSE!Life Hacks & Experimentshttps://www.youtube.com/watch?v=OmO

  • 06:58 Bowling Ball vs 600 Feet Drop!

    Bowling Ball vs 600 Feet Drop!

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    What happens when you drop stuff like a bowling ball and a car from a 1000 feet above ground?!How Ridiculous https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=-6h65t2MOfU Khristian Flohrhttps://www.youtube.com/watch?v=FPw0g9Qde6k GizmoSliphttps://www.youtube.com/watch?v=rf

  • 11:33 Hydraulic Press vs Bowling Ball!

    Hydraulic Press vs Bowling Ball!

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  • Why Different Parts of a Coffee Mug Produce Different Pitches

    Why Different Parts of a Coffee Mug Produce Different Pitches

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    The Stanford mathematician Tadashi Tokieda demonstrates one of his physics toys: the curious higher and lower notes you hear when tapping a coffee mug with a spoon. Read the full Q&A here: https://www.quantamagazine.org/tadashi-tokieda-collects-math-and-p

  • Ice Crystallization of Soap Bubbles on Levitating Magnet - 4K | Magnet Tricks

    Ice Crystallization of Soap Bubbles on Levitating Magnet - 4K | Magnet Tricks

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    Freezing bubbles on electromagnetic levitation device. This year we have had amazing winter weather, last year there basically was no snow or sub-zero temperatures where I live in South-Western Finland. First day of filming it was -14 C, 2 m/s wind, secon

  • How Tensegrity Structure works - Explained

    How Tensegrity Structure works - Explained

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    Please Like and Subscribe!Tensegrity Structure build video: https://youtu.be/ZwkCMWrHvyE

  • Every Bridge For Every Situation, Explained By an Engineer | A World of Difference | WIRED

    Every Bridge For Every Situation, Explained By an Engineer | A World of Difference | WIRED

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    Dr. Nehemiah Mabry, PE, knows a lot about bridges. Nehemiah is a structural engineer and an educator; and he builds bridges for a living. Dr. Mabry sits down with WIRED to talk about all different kinds of bridges from around the globe. What's the differe

  • 00:39 Firing test tube liquid rockets

    Firing test tube liquid rockets

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    More about making test tube liquid rockets: https://youtu.be/OszX18NLtrYCheck out my main channel: https://www.youtube.com/c/NileRedSo today I'll be making test tube liquid rockets. I first need a really strong oxidizer and I'm using pure nitric acid. Now

  • 09:02 Why Doesn't Lightning Kill All The Fish?

    Why Doesn't Lightning Kill All The Fish?

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    Watch my newest video, "Could a Toothpaste Sandwich Brush Your Teeth?": https://youtu.be/OdeiWhETqQYPUT WRINKLES ON YOUR BRAINGet The Curiosity Box by Vsauce: https://www.curiositybox.com/Please dont use a toaster in the bathtub. The combination of electr

  • 12:15 The Most Extreme Things in the Universe - Ultimate Guide to Black Holes

    The Most Extreme Things in the Universe - Ultimate Guide to Black Holes

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    If you want to continue thinking about black holes a tad more, you can do so by getting one of the many black hole related things the Kurzgesagt team made with love: https://bit.ly/3dRJj71Sources & further reading:https://sites.google.com/view/sources-bla

  • 05:03 How do wind turbines work? - Rebecca J. Barthelmie and Sara C. Pryor

    How do wind turbines work? - Rebecca J. Barthelmie and Sara C. Pryor

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    Explore how wind turbines convert wind into electricity, and the challenges of powering the world entirely with wind energy.--Every 24 hours, wind generates enough kinetic energy to produce roughly 35 times more electricity than humanity uses each day. An

  • 06:08 How the worlds tallest skyscraper was built - Alex Gendler

    How the worlds tallest skyscraper was built - Alex Gendler

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    Discover the engineering innovations that made building Burj Khalifa, the worlds tallest skyscraper, possible.--In 2004, construction began on a new building in Dubai, promising a revolutionary design that would dwarf the rest of the worlds skyscrapers. F

  • 04:59 Why are airplanes slower than they used to be? - Alex Gendler

    Why are airplanes slower than they used to be? - Alex Gendler

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    Why arent commercial flights getting faster? Dig into the technological and environmental problems facing supersonic flight. --In 1996, a British Airways plane flew from New York to London in a record-breaking two hours and fifty-three minutes. Today, how

  • 00:54 Homemade Magnet - Sick Science! #035

    Homemade Magnet - Sick Science! #035

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    The SICK Science series was created by Steve Spangler. 2010 Steve Spangler, Inc. All Rights ReservedSteve Spangler is a bestselling author, STEM educator and Emmy award-winning television personality with more than 1,500 television appearances to his cred

  • 01:35 World's Simplest Motor Version 02 - Sick Science! #033

    World's Simplest Motor Version 02 - Sick Science! #033

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    The SICK Science series was created by Steve Spangler. 2010 Steve Spangler, Inc. All Rights ReservedSteve Spangler is a bestselling author, STEM educator and Emmy award-winning television personality with more than 1,500 television appearances to his cred

  • 00:59 The Power of Air - Sick Science! #029

    The Power of Air - Sick Science! #029

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    The SICK Science series was created by Steve Spangler. 2010 Steve Spangler, Inc. All Rights ReservedSteve Spangler is a bestselling author, STEM educator and Emmy award-winning television personality with more than 1,500 television appearances to his cred

  • 13:39 Why Your Pee Looks Like A Chain

    Why Your Pee Looks Like A Chain

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    The first 100 people to go to https://blinkist.com/stevemould will get unlimited access for 1 week to try it out. You'll also get 25% off if you want full membership.Have you noticed the shape of your urine stream when you pee? It does this twisty undulat

  • 11:31 The Pythagorean Siphon Inside Your Washing Machine

    The Pythagorean Siphon Inside Your Washing Machine

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    For a limited time, use this link to get a free trial of Skillshare Premium Membership: https://skl.sh/stevemould09201There's a greedy cup siphon in your washing machine fabric softener try. Also called a Pythagorean cup. It's also used in urinals and nov

  • 17:01 Smartphone Hologram Experiment | Amazing Science Experiments | Lab 360

    Smartphone Hologram Experiment | Amazing Science Experiments | Lab 360

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    The DIY hologram pyramid is a simple device that can be made by manipulating a sheet of plastic into the shape of a pyramid with its top cut off. The device creates a 3D-like illusion for the viewer and makes an image or video appear as if it were in mida

  • 15:10 How to Make an Electromagnet | Amazing Science Experiments | Lab 360

    How to Make an Electromagnet | Amazing Science Experiments | Lab 360

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    How to Make Electromagnet Experiment. This Experiment is absolutely Awesome and a great way to learn a little bit of tricks while also having fun. This is a Safe and Fun Science Experiment by Lab 360 you can try out at Home!For more such exciting experime

  • 08:59 Mini Hovercraft Science Experiment | Amazing Science Experiments | Lab 360

    Mini Hovercraft Science Experiment | Amazing Science Experiments | Lab 360

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    Lab 360's science project demonstrates the air cushion principle that makes hovercrafts glide. The balloon acts like a fan, but without requiring a "skirt". For more such exciting and safe experiments that you can do at home, stay tuned to Lab 360!#lab360

  • 10:02 Jet Powered Boat Science Experiment | Amazing Science Experiments | Lab 360

    Jet Powered Boat Science Experiment | Amazing Science Experiments | Lab 360

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    Jet Powered Boat Amazing Science Experiment is a cool new experiment that you can do at home. This experiment is absolutely awesome and a great way to learn a little bit of tricks while also being safe and having fun!For more such interesting experiments

  • 04:46 Flying baby dolls.... the Coanda effect in action //  Homemade Science with Bruce Yeany

    Flying baby dolls.... the Coanda effect in action // Homemade Science with Bruce Yeany

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    Flying balls were fun until I discovered there were all sorts of other objects that can be levitated in a stream of air that are much more interesting and challenging. To begin I followed a few simple rules: 1. objects cannot be supported by strings, 2. t

  • 02:41 Flying Carrots....the Coanda Effect. //  Homemade Science with Bruce Yeany

    Flying Carrots....the Coanda Effect. // Homemade Science with Bruce Yeany

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    I can't go back to floating ping pong balls or beach balls when there are so many other more interesting objects around that can be flown. Here is a short clip of how to levitate a carrot on a stream of air.

  • 10:44 Levitating objects in a stream of air.. Coanda effect // Homemade Science with Bruce Yeany

    Levitating objects in a stream of air.. Coanda effect // Homemade Science with Bruce Yeany

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    Tired of seeing the ping pong balls, beach balls, golf balls or a screwdriver float in a stream of air? I was, so I looked around andfound some other objects that demonstrated the same principles. In my investigations I found that the objects were support

  • 03:11 The Doubly Warped World of Binary Black Holes

    The Doubly Warped World of Binary Black Holes

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    A pair of orbiting black holes millions of times the Sun’s mass perform a hypnotic dance in this NASA visualization. The movie traces how the black holes distort and redirect light emanating from the maelstrom of hot gas – called an accretion

  • 08:02 The World's Hottest Candle Can Actually Melt SteelPlasma Candle

    The World's Hottest Candle Can Actually Melt SteelPlasma Candle

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    In this video I show you a plasma candle made from an ultra high frequency solid state tesla coil (HFSSTC). I talk about why it was tripping the breakers in my house and show you how hot these plasma candles actually are. I talk about why the color of the

  • 08:08 Reversing Entropy and The Arrow Of Time

    Reversing Entropy and The Arrow Of Time

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    In this video I show you water that flows backwards and talk about if it is possible to reverse entropy and what would it look like if you reverse entropy and the arrow of time. Are the physics in the movie Tenet realistic?Great video that goes into more

  • 10:36 Moving Things With SoundHelmholtz Resonance Propulsion

    Moving Things With SoundHelmholtz Resonance Propulsion

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    Install Raid for Free IOS/ANDROID/PC: https://clcr.me/Raid_TheActionLab and get a special starter pack Available only for the next 30 daysIn this video I show you how to make a Helmholtz resonator that actually moves. I talk about the physics behind why a

  • 09:37 Minimal SurfacesThe Shapes That Help Us Understand Black Holes

    Minimal SurfacesThe Shapes That Help Us Understand Black Holes

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    In this video I talk about minimal surfaces and how you can do your own experiment to prove if something is a minimal surface. I talk about why minimal surfaces are important in math and physics and show you some neat experiments to make several minimal s

  • 08:41 These Planes Are Propelled With Ionic Thrust

    These Planes Are Propelled With Ionic Thrust

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    In this video I show you how to create ionic thrust using electrodynamics to create air flow with no moving parts. I show you how ionic wind is produced in order to make ionocrafts and lifters fly. I also talk about ion thrusters used in space. I test if

  • 02:41 Water Vortex Effect  DNA ,  Wasserwirbel Effekt

    Water Vortex Effect DNA , Wasserwirbel Effekt

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  • 05:58 From Sundials to Atomic Clocks: How the Universe Shapes Our Understanding of Time

    From Sundials to Atomic Clocks: How the Universe Shapes Our Understanding of Time

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    Clocks: In a world of booked calendars and packed schedules, its hard to imagine life without them. But as it turns out, weve been telling time long before their invention. For millennia, people have used the stars to understand and organize the movement

  • 04:26 How Crystals Can Turn Any Surface Into a Solar Panel

    How Crystals Can Turn Any Surface Into a Solar Panel

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    Scientists are on the hunt for a more efficient solar panel cell. Perovskites show a lot of promise, but face a few obstacles before they become commercially viable. Subscribe to Seeker! http://bit.ly/subscribeseeker Watch more Elements! http://bit.ly/Ele

  • 04:57 How Scientists Are Using Fuzziness To Solve the Mystery of Quantum Gravity

    How Scientists Are Using Fuzziness To Solve the Mystery of Quantum Gravity

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    Gravitons could bridge the divide between general relativity and quantum mechanics. But efforts to find these hypothetical particles have proved tricky until now. Subscribe to Seeker! http://bit.ly/subscribeseeker Watch more Elements! http://bit.ly/Elemen

  • 05:40 What Color Is My Hoodie?

    What Color Is My Hoodie?

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    Grey? Blue? Purple? It can look different, depending on the context. Let's talk about color perception, color temperature, and the history of laundry.Atmospheric opacity image from ESA/Hubble (F. Granato): https://www.eso.org/public/images/atm_opacity/ -

  • 01:06 CD Hovercraft - Sick Science! #043

    CD Hovercraft - Sick Science! #043

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    The SICK Science series was created by Steve Spangler. 2010 Steve Spangler, Inc. All Rights ReservedSteve Spangler is a bestselling author, STEM educator and Emmy award-winning television personality with more than 1,500 television appearances to his cred

  • 00:55 Balloon Expansion - Sick Science! #038

    Balloon Expansion - Sick Science! #038

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    The SICK Science series was created by Steve Spangler. 2010 Steve Spangler, Inc. All Rights ReservedSteve Spangler is a bestselling author, STEM educator and Emmy award-winning television personality with more than 1,500 television appearances to his cred

  • 00:46 Light Writer - Sick Science! #037

    Light Writer - Sick Science! #037

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    The SICK Science series was created by Steve Spangler. 2010 Steve Spangler, Inc. All Rights ReservedSteve Spangler is a bestselling author, STEM educator and Emmy award-winning television personality with more than 1,500 television appearances to his cred

  • 00:57 Making a Circuit - Sick Science! #036

    Making a Circuit - Sick Science! #036

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    The SICK Science series was created by Steve Spangler. 2010 Steve Spangler, Inc. All Rights ReservedSteve Spangler is a bestselling author, STEM educator and Emmy award-winning television personality with more than 1,500 television appearances to his cred

  • 01:01 World's Simplest Motor Version 01 - Sick Science! #034

    World's Simplest Motor Version 01 - Sick Science! #034

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    The SICK Science series was created by Steve Spangler. 2010 Steve Spangler, Inc. All Rights ReservedSteve Spangler is a bestselling author, STEM educator and Emmy award-winning television personality with more than 1,500 television appearances to his cred

  • 01:41 Gravitational Illusions

    Gravitational Illusions

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    Gravitational Illusions - Straight vs Hills experiment.

  • 05:16 How to see with sound - Jacques S. Abramowicz

    How to see with sound - Jacques S. Abramowicz

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    Discover how scientists and doctors used bats' ultrasound capabilities as inspiration for SONAR and non-invasive medical procedures.--In a dark cave, bats cant see much. But even with their eyes shut, they can navigate rocky topography at incredible speed

  • 09:33 Underwater Submarine Explosion in Slow Mo - The Slow Mo Guys

    Underwater Submarine Explosion in Slow Mo - The Slow Mo Guys

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    Gav shows the devastating effects of an underwater explosion against a model submarine. This video is sponsored by GoPro. Grab a cheeky HERO9 Black at http://www.gopro.com/slowmoguys Merch! - https://slowmoguys.shop Follow us on Instagram - https://www.in

  • 20:58 The Secret of Synchronization

    The Secret of Synchronization

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    How does order spontaneously arise out of chaos? This video is sponsored by Kiwico go to https://www.kiwico.com/Veritasium50 for 50% off your first month of any crate.An enormous thanks to Prof. Steven Strogatz this video would not have been possible with

  • 10:06 Only Known Survivor to Escape a Black Hole

    Only Known Survivor to Escape a Black Hole

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    It's a fact set in stone: NOTHING can escape a black hole's gravity. Once something passes the Event Horizon, it's gone forever... Except for ONE star that somehow managed to escape a black hole's grasp! Even more unusual, the survivor star will one day t

  • 08:44 Metric Paper & Everything in the Universe

    Metric Paper & Everything in the Universe

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    Thank you, Bonnie Bees, for making this video possible: https://www.patreon.com/cgpgrey Discuss this video: https://www.reddit.com/r/cgpgrey## Related VideosPowers of Ten: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=0fKBhvDjuy0The Secret City of London: https://www.y

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  • 09:40 Man Traveled to Future and You Could Too...Technically

    Man Traveled to Future and You Could Too...Technically

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    With every second, you move one second into the future. But one person managed to time travel a little further into the future: 0.02 seconds further! And, technically, you could do the same!#brightsideNASA Image and Video Library Animation is created by B

  • 04:36 Neutron Stars - 5 CRAZY Facts You Need to Know!

    Neutron Stars - 5 CRAZY Facts You Need to Know!

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    Neutron stars are one of the most interesting objects in our Universe. They are dense, hot and spin extremely fast. There are a lot of interesting facts relating to Neutron stars - Here are 5 facts.Neutron stars have always been one of my favorite things

  • 11:31 Singing Rijke Tubes // Homemade Science with Bruce Yeany

    Singing Rijke Tubes // Homemade Science with Bruce Yeany

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    The Rijke tube, first described and name after Dr. P.L. Rijke is extremely simple device and yet is a wonderful demonstration of thermoaccoustics, (sound produced by thermal energy) it was first demonstrated dating back to approx. 1858. The device consist

  • 26:25 The Simple Pendulum

    The Simple Pendulum

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    This physics video tutorial discusses the simple harmonic motion of a pendulum. It provides the equations that you need to calculate the period, frequency, and length of a pendulum on Earth, the Moon, or another planet. This video contains plenty of examp

  • 31:01 Velocity Time Graphs, Acceleration & Position Time Graphs - Physics

    Velocity Time Graphs, Acceleration & Position Time Graphs - Physics

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    This physics video tutorial provides a basic introduction into motion graphs such as position time graphs, velocity time graphs, and acceleration time graphs. It explains how to use area and slope to calculate the velocity, acceleration, displacement, and

  • 27:55 Distance, Displacement, Average Speed & Average Velocity

    Distance, Displacement, Average Speed & Average Velocity

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    This physics video provides a basic introduction into distance, displacement, average speed, and average velocity. It has many examples and practice problems.Full 1 Hour & 10 Minute Video:https://www.patreon.com/MathScienceTutor

  • 35:53 Coulomb's Law - Net Electric Force & Point Charges

    Coulomb's Law - Net Electric Force & Point Charges

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    This physics video tutorial explains the concept behind coulomb's law and how to use it calculate the electric force between two and three point charges. This video contains plenty of examples and practice problems for students taking high school or colle

  • 28:19 How To Solve Projectile Motion Problems In Physics

    How To Solve Projectile Motion Problems In Physics

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    This physics video tutorial provides projectile motion practice problems and plenty of examples. It explains how to calculate the maximum height if a ball is launched from the ground with an initial speed at and angle. It also shows you how to calculate t

  • 19:44 Free Fall Physics Problems - Acceleration Due To Gravity

    Free Fall Physics Problems - Acceleration Due To Gravity

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    This physics video tutorial focuses on free fall problems and contains the solutions to each of them. It explains the concept of acceleration due to gravity and provides the formulas and equation needed to solve each free fall problem. This video contains

  • 17:30 Banked Turn Physics Problems

    Banked Turn Physics Problems

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    This physics video tutorial provides plenty of practice problems on banked turns without friction. It explains how to set up the free body diagram to solve banked curve problems and how to derive the formula to calculate the speed of a car and the banking

  • 24:49 Static Friction and Kinetic Friction Physics Problems With Free Body Diagrams

    Static Friction and Kinetic Friction Physics Problems With Free Body Diagrams

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    This physics video tutorial provides a basic introduction into kinetic friction and static friction. It contains plenty of examples and physics problems that asks you to calculate the acceleration using newton's laws of motion. The static frictional force

  • 30:59 Free Body Diagrams - Tension, Friction, Inclined Planes, & Net Force

    Free Body Diagrams - Tension, Friction, Inclined Planes, & Net Force

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    This physics video tutorial explains how to draw free body diagrams for different situations particular those that involve constant velocity and constant acceleration. It explains when to uses forces such as tension, static and kinetic friction, gravity /

  • 17:17 Tension Force Physics Problems

    Tension Force Physics Problems

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    This physics video tutorial explains how to solve tension force problems. It explains how to calculate the tension force in a rope for a object descending with a downward acceleration using newton's laws of motion. it also discusses how to use free body d

  • 22:57 Pulley Physics Problem - Finding Acceleration and Tension Force

    Pulley Physics Problem - Finding Acceleration and Tension Force

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    This physics video tutorial explains how to calculate the acceleration of a pulley system with two masses with and without kinetic friction. It also discusses how determine the tension in the rope as well. The formulas and equations are all provided in th

  • 21:02 Introduction to Inclined Planes

    Introduction to Inclined Planes

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    This physics video tutorial provides a basic introduction into inclined planes. It covers the most common equations and formulas that you need to solve inclined plane physics problems. It provides the formulas needed to calculate the normal force, the com

  • 04:09 This Is the Largest Map of Our Universe Ever Created

    This Is the Largest Map of Our Universe Ever Created

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    Scientists have mapped the largest amount of the night sky ever and you can explore it on the internet. The giant 2D map is a prerequisite for a 3D mapping project using the Dark Energy Spectroscopic Instrument, or DESI. Check out the map here: legacysurv

  • 08:12 How Do Lithium-Ion Batteries Work?

    How Do Lithium-Ion Batteries Work?

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    Made out of lightweight lithium and carbon, lithium ion batteries are favored for many rechargeable purposes. They have a high-energy density and can be recharged hundreds of times. But what makes Lithium-ion batteries so special? Full playlist: https://w

  • 03:59 Why Doesn't All Thunder Sound The Same?

    Why Doesn't All Thunder Sound The Same?

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    Use the promo code "minuteearth" at https://curiositystream.com/minuteearth for 26% off an annual subscription to CuriosityStream, plus access to Nebula!We've all experienced thunder, but what ARE all those claps, booms, and rumbles?LEARN MORE************

  • 05:30 Richard Feynman : How did we find the speed of light

    Richard Feynman : How did we find the speed of light

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    Please Click the Bell Icon to Enable Notifications ***SHARE AND SUBSCRIBE FOR MORE!*** Please check out this awesome channel. Here you can find the best pieces of classical music for studying and relaxation. You can use it as background music while you wo

  • 18:40 The Ridiculous Way We Used To Calculate Pi

    The Ridiculous Way We Used To Calculate Pi

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    For thousands of years, mathematicians were calculating Pi the obvious but numerically inefficient way. Then Newton came along and changed the game. This video is sponsored by Brilliant. The first 314 people to sign up via https://brilliant.org/veritasium

  • 19:50 The Electric Vehicle Charging Problem

    The Electric Vehicle Charging Problem

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    Sign up for a CuriosityStream subscription and also get a free Nebula subscription (the streaming platform built by creators) here: http://CuriosityStream.com/wendoverWatch the Nebula-exclusive bonus video to this one here: https://watchnebula.com/videos/

  • 03:25 5 Amazing and Easy Science Experiments you can do at home

    5 Amazing and Easy Science Experiments you can do at home

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    Compilation of 5 Amazing and Easy Science Experiments you can do at home.00:00 Red Cabbage Color Change Experiment00:29 Pixels Under The Microscope00:53 Super Paper Strength01:25 Coca Cola and Drain Cleaner Experiment02:15 The Impossible Floating TableHow

  • 06:29 The bridge design that helped win World War II

    The bridge design that helped win World War II

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    Its a simple innovation that helped win a war.The Bailey bridge was Donald Baileys innovative solution to a number of wartime obstacles. The allies needed a way to cross bodies of water quickly, but bombed-out bridges or an absence of crossings entirely m

  • 19:45 Engineer Explains Every Roller Coaster | A World of Difference | WIRED

    Engineer Explains Every Roller Coaster | A World of Difference | WIRED

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    In this edition of "A World of Difference," Korey Kiepert, owner and engineer with The Gravity Group, goes through the 8 main types of roller coasters and breaks down how they work as well as the decisions behind why they get built in the first place. Kor

  • 11:28 How The Next Batteries Will Change the World

    How The Next Batteries Will Change the World

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    Silicon Valley is about to commercialize revolutionary technology that will enable huge breakthroughs in the battle against global warming.#TheSpark #BloombergQuicktake #Green--------Like this video? Subscribe: http://www.youtube.com/Bloomberg?sub_confirm

  • 16:09 Atomic Clocks Are Reinventing Time

    Atomic Clocks Are Reinventing Time

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    Though humans don't experience it in their daily lives, gravity and movement can change how time elapses. Ultra-precise atomic clocks are now able to measure these tiny changes, known as time dilation. It's a technological advance that could revolutionize

  • 13:33 How Solar Sails Are Remaking Space Exploration

    How Solar Sails Are Remaking Space Exploration

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    Using the pressure of the sun's rays to propel spacecraft, solar sails will allow future unmanned missions to be longer and cheaper while reaching the outer solar systemand possibly beyond.#Moonshot #Space #BloombergQuicktake--------Like this video? Subsc

  • 11:18 Learn about Magnets and Magnetism for kids! Educational Video with Ryan's World!

    Learn about Magnets and Magnetism for kids! Educational Video with Ryan's World!

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    Learn about Magnets and Magnetism for kids! Educational Video with Ryan's World! Learn which objects are magnetic and which objects are non-magnetic!

  • 05:02 How much electricity does it take to power the world?

    How much electricity does it take to power the world?

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    Discover how much electricity humanity uses, and how clean energy sources could help revolutionize our energy supply in the future. --All around the world, millions of people are flipping a switch, plugging in, and pressing an on button every second. So h

  • 09:17 What if the World turned to Gold? - The Gold Apocalypse

    What if the World turned to Gold? - The Gold Apocalypse

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    The Map of Evolution and other sciency posters, researched and designed with love, are now available on the kurzgesagt shop. Your purchase will support us directly and keep our videos free for everyone. https://shop.kurzgesagt.org(Worldwide Shipping Avail

  • 04:20 NASAs Most Powerful Rocket May Be One Step Closer to Launch

    NASAs Most Powerful Rocket May Be One Step Closer to Launch

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    NASA decided to kick off the year by performing a test on the Space Launch System that's destined to put the first woman on the moon. But things didnt go quite as expected. Subscribe to Seeker! http://bit.ly/subscribeseeker Watch more Elements! http://bit

  • 06:03 How Space-Time Works When You Look At The Stars

    How Space-Time Works When You Look At The Stars

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    Why Does the Moon Orbit Earth?

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    What Forces Are Acting On You?

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    What is a Force?

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    Which Hits The Ground First?

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    Supercooled Water - Explained!

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    Is There Gravity In Space?

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    Misconceptions About Falling Objects

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    Why Is Ice Slippery?

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    How Does The Earth Spin?

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    Why Does The Earth Spin?

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    Persistence Of Vision

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    Misconceptions About Heat

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    Can You Solve This Shadow Illusion?

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    Can You Perceive Acceleration?

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  • 03:57 Where Did The Earth Come From?

    Where Did The Earth Come From?

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  • 02:47 How Old Is The Earth?

    How Old Is The Earth?

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  • 05:46 Does a Falling Slinky Defy Gravity?

    Does a Falling Slinky Defy Gravity?

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    Spinning Disk Trick Solution

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  • 03:51 How Does A Slinky Fall?

    How Does A Slinky Fall?

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  • 01:51 Spinning Disk Trick

    Spinning Disk Trick

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    Where Does The Sun Get Its Energy?

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  • 04:56 What Causes The Northern Lights?

    What Causes The Northern Lights?

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    The aurora borealis or northern lights is one of the most spectacular natural displays on the planet. Theories about its origins have been debated for centuries and common misconceptions persist that the aurora is the sun's rays scattered off ice crystals

  • 00:48 Spinning Tube Trick Answer

    Spinning Tube Trick Answer

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    The solution to the question posed in the spinning tube trick video, that is - what would you see if looking at the spinning tube from below a glass table. The explanation of why only the X or O is visible will be the subject of the next video.

  • 01:18 Spool Trick

    Spool Trick

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    Right: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=AS9OXzSRBMQLeft: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=FWQ-HJ4oGKQIt Depends: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=R3GHiMOHEy8What happens when nylon rope is wound around a spool and pulled horizontally to the right? Will the sp

  • 03:40 Spinning Tube Trick Explained

    Spinning Tube Trick Explained

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    When a tube spins with an X and an O labelled at either end, why do we see only one letter during the rotation?

  • 03:20 Spinning Tube Trick

    Spinning Tube Trick

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    To see what this looks like from under a glass table, see http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=E9WUaBGH7_I

  • 04:07 The Science of Curveballs

    The Science of Curveballs

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    For more info, please see http://www.physics.usyd.edu.au/~crossIn baseball and cricket the best pitchers and bowlers know how to make the ball move due to the effects of aerodynamics. If one side of the ball is rough, the ball swings towards that side bec

  • 01:35 Candle Trick

    Candle Trick

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    How to light a candle without touching a flame to the wick. A common misconception is that a candle burns by burning the wick. What is actually burning is wax vapour which is drawn up through the wick. When you blow a candle out, wax vapour continues to r

  • 03:41 How To Make Graphene

    How To Make Graphene

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    My entry to the techNyou Science Ambassadors competition, visit www.facebook.com/talkingtechnology and www.youtube.com/technyouvids to find out more about these guys.

  • 04:33 What Causes The Phases Of The Moon?

    What Causes The Phases Of The Moon?

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    What causes the phases of the moon? The common incorrect answer is the shadow of the Earth. The phases of the moon are actually just a result of our perception of the moon's half-illuminated surface. When the moon does pass through Earth's shadow the resu

  • 03:47 What Is The Magnus Force?

    What Is The Magnus Force?

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    Whenever an object spins through the air it experiences a 'Magnus Force' due to friction between the air and the object's surface. This force was originally identified while studying the trajectories of cannon balls (though earlier observations of this ef

  • 04:13 Can You Go the Speed of Light?

    Can You Go the Speed of Light?

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    Einstein's classic thought experiment involves sitting on a train travelling at the speed of light. If you hold a mirror in front of your face, will you see your reflection in a mirror? How could light from your face reach the mirror if the mirror is trav

  • 05:31 Make Plasma With Grapes In The Microwave!

    Make Plasma With Grapes In The Microwave!

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    When a grape is cut nearly in half and placed in a microwave, plasma is produced. Please use caution if attempting this experiment: don't leave the microwave on for too long, make sure the area is well ventilated, and stand back. Remember the contents wil

  • 00:57 Slinky Drop

    Slinky Drop

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    What happens when a slinky that has been extended under its own weight is released? How does it fall to the ground? Answer link: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=eCMmmEEyOO0

  • 03:31 Slinky Drop Answer

    Slinky Drop Answer

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    Want more awesome HD slow-mo? http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=uiyMuHuCFo4Slinky not long enough? Click here: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=JsytnJ_pSf8How does a slinky fall when extended by its own weight and then released? We discover the surprising answ

  • 01:58 Slinky Drop Extended

    Slinky Drop Extended

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    The answer to the question - what happens to a tennis ball tied to the bottom of a slinky after the top of the slinky is let go?For a great explanation, check out Rhett Allain's analysis here: http://www.wired.com/wiredscience/2011/09/modeling-a-falling-s

  • 04:53 States of Matter

    States of Matter

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    Everyone is familiar with liquid water, ice and water vapour, but what are the differences between these three states of matter? Solids, liquids and vapours of the same substance differ in the motion of the molecules and the distance between them.Animatio

  • 04:19 How Special Relativity Makes Magnets Work

    How Special Relativity Makes Magnets Work

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    MinutePhysics on permanent magnets: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=hFAOXdXZ5TMSubscribe to Veritasium: http://bit.ly/SuBVeSupport Veritasium- get a t-shirt: http://dft.ba/-vetshirtSubscribe to MinutePhysics: http://bit.ly/1eVPynhMagnetism seems like a pre

  • 06:00 How Does a Transistor Work?

    How Does a Transistor Work?

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    How does a transistor work? Our lives depend on this device.Support Veritasium on Patreon: http://bit.ly/VePatreonSubscribe to Veritasium - it's FREE! http://bit.ly/YSWpWmWhen I mentioned to people that I was doing a video on transistors, they would say "

  • 08:25 Can We Really Touch Anything?

    Can We Really Touch Anything?

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    Can we really touch things? Well if by touch we mean exchange a force-carrying particle with, then yes. The photon is the force-carrier of the electromagnetic interaction. But if the photon is also a particle of light then why aren't magnets glowing? Beca

  • 06:47 How Does a Quantum Computer Work?

    How Does a Quantum Computer Work?

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    For more on spin, check out: http://youtu.be/v1_-LsQLwkAThis video was supported by TechNYou: http://bit.ly/19bBX5GA quantum computer works in a totally different way from a classical computer. Quantum bits or 'qubits' can exist in a superposition state o

  • 08:37 The Science of Jetpacks and Rockets!

    The Science of Jetpacks and Rockets!

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    Check out 2Veritasium! http://dft.ba/-ve2MinutePhysics has a great video on Milkman, vomiting levitator: http://dft.ba/-vomphysicsJetpacking was awesome fun! Despite the fat lip I had a great time. I think knowing a bit about physics actually helps fly th

  • 07:40 The Original Double Slit Experiment

    The Original Double Slit Experiment

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    Light is so common that we rarely think about what it really is. But just over two hundred years ago, a groundbreaking experiment answered the question that had occupied physicists for centuries. Is light made up of waves or particles?The experiment was c

  • 04:12 Heisenberg's Uncertainty Principle Explained

    Heisenberg's Uncertainty Principle Explained

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    Heisenberg's uncertainty principle tells us that it is impossible to simultaneously measure the position and momentum of a particle with infinite precision. In our everyday lives we virtually never come up against this limit, hence why it seems peculiar.

  • 03:49 World's First Electric Generator

    World's First Electric Generator

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    Huge thanks to the Royal Institution, Professor Frank James, and Katie Atmore for filming.For the Sixty Symbols version of this experiment click http://bit.ly/RGfLY5Michael Faraday created the first electric generator in 1831 using a coil of wire and a pe

  • 07:23 How Trees Bend the Laws of Physics

    How Trees Bend the Laws of Physics

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    Hope this was worth the wait! So many people helped with this video: Prof John Sperry, Hank Green, Henry Reich, CGP Grey, Prof Poliakoff, my mum filmed for me in beautiful Stanley Park and Jen S helped with the fourth version of the script.Prof John Sperr

  • 03:00 Misconceptions About Falling Objects

    Misconceptions About Falling Objects

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    Yes, I have made a similar vid before. This is the Australian TV version for the ABC show Catalyst http://www.abc.net.au/catalyst/Misconceptions About Temperature http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=vqDbMEdLiCsThe Mysterious Falling Slinky http://www.youtube.c

  • 04:43 Making SOLID Nitrogen!

    Making SOLID Nitrogen!

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    What happens when you decrease the pressure around a liquid? It boils. Water boils at room temperature once the pressure is low enough. What is interesting is that this decreases the temperature of the liquid. The fastest molecules escape, leaving the slo

  • 02:41 What's In A Candle Flame?

    What's In A Candle Flame?

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    Microwave grape plasma: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=RwTjsRt0FzoNorthern Lights: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=knwiWm4DpvQNanodiamonds in candle flames: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=KzOkuGQC3RwRelight Candle Trick: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=1tXP

  • 04:16 How Can Trees Be Taller Than 10m?

    How Can Trees Be Taller Than 10m?

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    Answer video: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=BickMFHAZR0The longest vertical straw you can use is 10.3 m http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=HUmZrtiXDikThis is because the weight of water in the straw must be supported by the pressure difference at its two en

  • 03:59 Misconceptions About Temperature

    Misconceptions About Temperature

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    Made for ABC TV Catalyst http://www.abc.net.au/catalyst/ as an extended version of my Comparing Temperatures video: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=hNGJ0WHXMyE

  • 02:53 How Does A Boomerang Work?

    How Does A Boomerang Work?

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    A boomerang can execute its unique roundtrip flight by making use of three fundamental physics principles: lift, relative velocity, and gyroscopic precession.numberphile http://bit.ly/numberphileefit30 http://bit.ly/O4CMmeappchat http://bit.ly/NxAMlXerika

  • 04:37 How Does A Sailboat Actually Work?

    How Does A Sailboat Actually Work?

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    How lift actually works: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=aFO4PBolwFgMore with Canadian Olympian Hunter Lowden: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=6YVOPUkbu6gHow does a sailboat work? The standard idea is that the wind pushes the sails from behind, causing the

  • 02:51 How Does A Wing Actually Work?

    How Does A Wing Actually Work?

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    Lift is an important concept, not only in flying but also in sailing. This week I'm talking to Olympic Sailor, Hunter Lowden. But before I get to the physics of sailing I thought I would explain lift since it's generally poorly understood.minutephysics ht

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