Today in EPS we spoke about entropy and the second law of thermodynamics. What if gravity was a function of entropy? this is pretty deep stuff, but interesting…
Solution To Dark Matter Proposes That Gravity Is An Illusion
This is a great Youtube channel.
Here is the complete video we watched segments of in Dynamic Earth Class.
Finalist of the Best Illusion of the Year Contest 2016
Whaaat? Fear not the Internet has it figured out…
But definitely cool. Be warned, this young man is no amateur. He has degrees in Chemistry and Math and experience working in a research lab. But still…
Very nice. The next time a confused person tries to tell you that lighting goes from the ground up, show them this. What they mean is that the current flows that direction, but that is fairly meaningless.
Published on May 24, 2016
Professor Ningyu Liu at the Geospace Physics Laboratory caught a beautiful lightning show from a recent storm. It’s recorded at 7000 frames per second and the playback speed is 700 frames per second.
Really great article detailing the fundamental forces in the universe.
What Is The Strongest Force In The Universe?
If you like the physics of small objects you may like this…
Pretty complex. eh? Here is a better description…
ORNL researchers discover new state of water molecule
Just had Chipotle tonight (ah, Guac) and saw this. Very interesting.
Student’s have expressed interest and concern over this virus. Remember, mosquitoes kill more humans that any other animal.
Experts Study Zika’s Path From First Outbreak in Pacific
Another awesome video by
VSauce, warning this one will make you think a bit…
Another fun video from
Interesting stuff, math geeky, but interesting.
The Largest Known Prime Number
Great video from
Smarter Every Day
I love when archaeologists look dumb. I know it’s petty, but they have been nasty to geologists many times.
‘Mystery of Gold Artifact’ That Stumped Israeli Archaeologists Solved by Facebook User in Italy
Today in EPS I discussed chemical reactivity, and I used the element Fluorine as an example of a crazy reactive substance. Here is the video I mentioned. And the presenter’s hair is a comic bonus. Your welcome for that.
This may be very interesting. If the EM Thruster does work, and it seems to, then some of what we understand about Physics may change.
In a new round of testing, NASA confirms yet again that the ‘impossible’ EMdrive thruster works
A Vampire Bat on a treadmill. You know, because.
Vampire bats are the only species of bat that can run.