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How to Hoist Yourself Out of a Hole With Physics

No we are capable of deny that there are some great physics videos out there in the wild internet. Today, I detected this one Phillipsea/ Imgur floating around–featuring what appears to be a worker that is required to get out of a cone-shaped flaw. Oh sure, he could possibly climb up the side or maybe … Read More

Wintertime Olympics 2018: The Physics of Blazing Fast Bobsled Runs

I don’t know very much about bobsleds–but I know quite a bit about physics. Here is my very brief summary of the bobsled episode in the winter Olympics. Some humans get in a sled. The sled goes down an incline that is covered in sparkler. The humans is a requirement to do two things: push … Read More