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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....

A physical demonstration of gravitational waves

...objects and the waves that they produce. There’s no way to see how one causes the other, and I think we can fix that with an actual physical demonstration of...

Plastic bottle water wheel power generator experiment

...YouTube channel is full of interesting science experiments, some more dangerous than others. Next: The physics & engineering of windmills and Electromagnetic Induction, plus more videos with circuits, energy,...

Science Extras from Jiwi’s (Rube Goldberg) Machines

...like Charlie Chaplin or Buster Keaton. The series’ creator and star Joseph Herscher is a kinetic artist that relies not only on physical comedy but on physics, too. In...

What happens when you put marshmallows in a vacuum?

...poof, poof! What’s going on here? From Physics.org: Marshmallows have small bubbles of air trapped inside them. These bubbles are at atmospheric pressure. When the air inside the glass...

Circular motion demonstration with a sparkler & a hula hoop

From physics teacher and film maker Alom Shaha, check out these simple demonstrations showing how something moving in a circle will move in a straight line when you remove...

How to make simple homopolar motor ‘race cars’

Lay out a ‘race track’ of tinfoil, attach two round neodymium magnets to the ends of an AA battery x2 (or more) — the polarity of the magnets...

Why do autumn leaves cause train delays? – Liz Bonnin

Why do ‘leaves on the line’ cause train delays, especially in autumn? The serious danger comes from a series of physics challenges: Leaves are sucked onto the tracks by...

Why do spinning rings & spinning disks have different paths?

...see the same result? David Schultz at ScienceMag.org explains: According to new research published in Physical Review E, the difference comes down to drag. The disk traps a layer...

Rock Swing Cup & more DIY playground physics

Next time you’re on the swings, think about what it might be like if you were swinging on the moon, free from air resistance. AP Physics teacher Jared Keester...

Surprising Applications of the Magnus Effect – Veritasium

...ship, and Mega Ships of Tomorrow May Be Driven by Technology From the Past. Related Magnus Effect fun: Physics Girl’s The Physics Behind a Curveball. Thanks, @arisb....

Resonance, forced vibration, and a tuning forks demo

...TSG Physics at MIT demonstration with two resonance boxes, an 1839 variation on the tuning fork by instrument maker Albert Marloye. A description: Two identical tuning forks and sounding boxes...

Demo of the FloWave Ocean Simulator & the AMOEBA wave pool

Filmed by The School of Physics & Astronomy at the University of Edinburgh, this is the FloWave Ocean Simulator, a 2.4 million liter (634,013 gallon) controllable research pool for...

Soap Powered Boats – ExpeRimental

...Watch as they start the video with a “super powers” demonstration. Rufus and Alby do a science magic trick with some pepper (or oregano, if that’s your flavour), washing...


 
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