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The Coupled Pendulum, a physics demonstration

See the simple laws of physics at work: Two pendulums swing on a string, transferring energy from one to the other and back again. This demonstration by MarkHacks, made...

Math in Motion: Playing with a desktop Galton Board

This delightful little device brings to life the statistical concept of normal distribution. As you rotate the Galton Board on its axis, you set into motion a flow...

Wingtip vortices made visible with ribbons of white smoke

...lift”—a visible phenomenon. From SandersSmoke.com: In 1972, Frank Sanders developed a smoke generating system for his personal Hawker Sea Fury to use during Airshow demonstrations. In 1973, he was...

The Engineering of the Drinking Bird

How is a drinking bird like a heat engine? In this video from Engineer Guy Bill Hammack, we can see how this famous drinking/dipping bird toy “exploits a...

The surprising interactions between copper and neodymium magnets

Experiments with super strong neodymium magnets and copper! These surprising demonstrations of magnetic damping go beyond the magnet through a copper tube demo that we’ve previously seen. Watch as...

Liquid Sand Hot Tub: Making a giant fluidized bed of sand

When air is pumped through sand in just the right way, the sand begins to behave a lot like a fluid. As air escapes between the sand particles,...

Atlas robot jumps and backflips

The last time we saw Boston Dynamics’ Atlas robot, it was lifting boxes and being shoved around, a demonstration of its increasingly strong balancing technologies. In the video above,...

Homemade marble track demonstrations by science teacher Bruce Yeany

Science teacher Bruce Yeany uses this collection of physics marble tracks to introduce and reinforce his students’ ideas about perpetual and kinetic energy, motion, acceleration, inertia, and more. The...

Levitating pumpkins! Halloween superconductor science

...effect. Watch more about the phenomenon: Levitating Superconductor on a Möbius strip and Quantum Levitation: A mind-blowing demonstration and explanation. Bonus: More liquid nitrogen and more levitation vids....

Ridiculous Tricks You Can Do With a Slinky

...demonstration seems to have set off some of the viral excitement: The two demonstrations below, the first filmed by TheLifeOfJord in a street market in China and the...

Demonstrations of the Coanda Effect

...well as more esoteric phenomena, such has levitating a ball in a stream of air. From the Harvard Natural Sciences Lecture Demonstrations channel on YouTube, Wolfgang Rueckner demonstrates the Coanda...

Sandwich Bag Fire Starter

The intensity of sunlight on Earth is about 1300 Watts per square meter. When you focus the sun’s rays using a magnifying glass (or in this case sphere...

Make Lissajous patterns with DIY sand pendulums or light

...another home made science demo that you can make and try at home: Sand pendulums – Lissajous patterns, named for French physicist Jules Antoine Lissajous. Update: Yeany also shares how...

Electromagnetic Levitation Quadcopter

On a visit to Hyperloop One, a Los Angeles-based team working to create a near-vacuum tube-based transportation system, Veratasium‘s Derek Muller got to check out this Electromagnetic Levitation...

What can you do with a large neodymium magnet?

Neodymium magnets are really strong. The larger they get, the more careful you need to be to avoid being pinched or struck from the force of their attraction....

A home made string shooter & slow moving waves in rope

...Drop in slow motion, two turbines and a rope, a pendulum wave demonstration with bowling balls, and how to build your own Wave Machine physics demo. via The Awesomer....

How to Design a Particle Accelerator

...of other accelerators being used in science and medicine? Accelerator Physicist Dr. Suzie Sheehy introduces the basics in this Royal Institution animation, from their ingredients—particles, energy, control, collision and detection—to...

The Guillemot egg, an egg that saves its own life

...fact: Guillemot eggs are also water repellant and self cleaning. More from Steve Mould: A physics demo of Newton’s Beads and a physical demonstration of gravitational waves....

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