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You can break the speed of light in your back yard! (but don’t worry, Einstein is still right) Tweet it – http://bit.ly/rOv00A Facebook it – http://on.fb.me/tOzkUm minutephysics is now on Google+ – http://bit.ly/qzEwc6 And facebook – http://facebook.com/minutephysics Minute Physics provides an energetic and entertaining view of old and new problems in physics — all in
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#shorts Invisible blue dot trickery! Stare into the center of the screen and witness the blue dot around the sides. HOW is that possible? Support Physics Girl videos → https://www.patreon.com/physicsgirl Special thank you to our X-Ray tier patrons: Carlos Patricio, David Cichowski, Eddie Sabbah, Fabrice Eap, Gil Chesterton, Isabel Herstek, Margaux Lopez, Matt Kaminski, Michael
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Watch the bonus material cut from this video and get 26% off an annual subscription to CuriosityStream and Nebula at https://www.curiositystream.com/minutephysics The Solution to the Windmill Paradox. This video is about the tradeoff of Windmills: the fact that the more kinetic energy you extract from the wind the slower the wind goes, the less wind
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A million dollars is a ton of money. But how much does it weigh? Trying out a new feature: English Transcript! Let me know how it works Tweet it – http://bit.ly/so35wI Facebook it – http://on.fb.me/s54PZ1 minutephysics is now on Google+ – http://bit.ly/qzEwc6 And facebook – http://facebook.com/minutephysics And twitter – @minutephysics Minute Physics provides an energetic
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Solar and lunar eclipse – which is which? And how can you finally remember the difference? For french speakers, check out this video on eclipses by e-penser! https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=hYIDIShauSw Help us translate our videos! http://www.youtube.com/timedtext_cs_panel?c=UC7DdEm33SyaTDtWYGO2CwdA&tab=2 Subscribe – http://www.youtube.com/subscription_center?add_user=physicswoman Instagram: http://instagram.com/thephysicsgirl Twitter: http://www.physicsgirl.org/twitter Facebook: http://www.physicsgirl.org/facebook http://www.physicsgirl.org/
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How did you answer the spool riddle? Try SquareSpacepace at http://squarespace.com/physicsgirl Special guest Anne Wojcicki, entrepreneur, biologist and CEO of 23andMe, joins Physics Girl for the answer(s?!) to the spool riddle and for a genetics riddle! First Video: https://youtu.be/BnxG0RqP080 If you liked this video check out these: Can YOU solve the magnet riddle? ft YouTube
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Hawaii is known for its volcanoes, but most volcanoes on earth exist along tectonic plate lines. Hawaii does not! What causes Hawaii to form, and how is it related to the mystery of a magnetic bar code across the Pacific Ocean? Host Dianna Cowern chatted with geologist Noah Randolph-Flagg from UC Berkeley while hiking on
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BONUS FACT: If we lived on Saturn’s moon Titan, we probably would have used the freezing and boiling points of methane for our “100 step” (centigrade) scale. MinutePhysics is on Google+ – http://bit.ly/qzEwc6 And facebook – http://facebook.com/minutephysics And twitter – @minutephysics Minute Physics provides an energetic and entertaining view of old and new problems in
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How to shrink a quarter: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=d2TDXKfBaMQ Oxygen is magnetic? https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=pB-qAwkgfFQ Get your first two months of CuriosityStream free by going to http://curiositystream.com/physicsgirl and using the promo code “physicsgirl” When we cut the electricity to an inductor, we get a sudden intense spark across the switch. This is known as inductive kickback or a back EMF
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What is a sport? Do arbitrary and technophobic rules matter? Help share science with the world and translate MinutePhysics into other languages! http://translate.minutephysics.com Also, explore a map of the big bang! http://www.bigbangregistry.com MinutePhysics is on Google+ – http://bit.ly/qzEwc6 And facebook – http://facebook.com/minutephysics And twitter – @minutephysics Minute Physics provides an energetic and entertaining view of
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A wheel that spins forever; a bird that never quenches its thirst; a clock that never stops ticking, an endless source of free energy. These are but the dreams of inventors striving to make perpetual motion machines, machines that can work forever without any energy input. Are these machines possible without violating the laws of
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Michael’s Math Magic Video: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=QPLYWyq-VZc Vsauce: https://www.youtube.com/user/Vsauce Creator: Dianna Cowern Editor: Jabril Ashe Animator: Kyle Norby Thanks to Dan Walsh! Subscribe to Physics Girl for more unusual phenomena and riddles. https://www.youtube.com/subscription_center?add_user=physicswoman Help us translate our videos! http://www.youtube.com/timedtext_cs_panel?c=UC7DdEm33SyaTDtWYGO2CwdA&tab=2 Twitter: http://twitter.com/thephysicsgirl Facebook: http://facebook.com/thephysicsgirl Instagram: http://instagram.com/thephysicsgirl
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Follow me over to BrainCraft and subscribe! https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Y19fwDEfQ8E In The Martian, astronaut Mark Watney is stranded alone on Mars and must be rescued. It is an exciting tale of what could happen once humans start traveling to the red planet. Let’s take a look back at the most epic space rescues in history. instagram.com/thephysicsgirl facebook.com/thephysicsgirl
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Inflation video with Alan Guth: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=MTUsOWtxKKA Alan Guth is Victor Weisskopf Professor of Phyiscs at MIT. During an interview about his revolutionary theory of cosmic inflation, I snuck in a few fun questions. Instagram: http://instagram.com/thephysicsgirl Twitter: http://www.physicsgirl.org/twitter Facebook: http://www.physicsgirl.org/facebook http://www.physicsgirl.org/
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Reading comments on Simone’s channel: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=O3G9PuDZ_8c Check out Simone’s robots! https://www.youtube.com/simonegiertz Creator: Dianna Cowern Editor: Jabril Ashe Kyle Norby/ Dianna Cowern Thanks to Dan Walsh! Subscribe to Physics Girl for more fun physics! https://www.youtube.com/subscription_center?add_user=physicswoman Help us translate our videos! http://www.youtube.com/timedtext_cs_panel?c=UC7DdEm33SyaTDtWYGO2CwdA&tab=2 Twitter: http://twitter.com/thephysicsgirl Facebook: http://facebook.com/thephysicsgirl Instagram: http://instagram.com/thephysicsgirl
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Rain shouldn’t happen, according to basic physics. Click here to watch the MinuteEarth video about rain: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=87v_9Bud7vw This video supported by Audible.com/minutephysics Thanks to the following Subbable subscribers for making MinutePhysics possible: Ian Adam Naval Mrs Buhr’s 2nd Grade Science Class Mrs. Watkins 2nd Grade Science Class Nauda Family Ricky Shields @KathrynAmbrose Jens Krog Lodberg
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I joined SoundField to experiment with the powerful speakers at U Street Music Hall! Check out SoundField! https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=-PUFooHUCes You can learn more about CuriosityStream at https://curiositystream.com/physicsgirl Join Physics Girl and PBS Digital Studios’ new show SoundField as they experiment with giant $100,000 speakers and aim them at your body parts looking for resonance, at oobleck,
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First video with Bowl Riddle and two other riddles: https://youtu.be/z0JpgEOLezY Check out https://wix.com/go/physicsgirl to get started on your website! See if you can solve the next two riddles in this video: (1) the silent round riddle (2) the broom riddle ft. Kurt Hugo Schneider! Check out Kurt’s channel! http://www.youtube.com/kurthugoschneider Creator: Dianna Cowern Editing: Jabril Ashe
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Why circles are round (and triangles too!) rotor in a square hole: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=KUeQugasOkk more info on reuleaux rotors and other SWEET stuff: http://www.howround.com minutephysics is now on Google+ – http://bit.ly/qzEwc6 And facebook – http://facebook.com/minutephysics And twitter – @minutephysics Minute Physics provides an energetic and entertaining view of old and new problems in physics — all
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What happens when you keep building a skyscraper higher and higher? You may run into some problems with the laws physics. The higher you build, the faster the top of the building moves around the earth, and you end up with strong centrifugal forces. What could possibly go wrong? Subscribe to Physics Girl for more
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How likely are you to get sick on an airplane? How safe are airplanes? The science of ventilation and bioaerosol research. If you liked this video, check out: What stretching actually does to your body: Only some humans can see this type of light: Creator/Host: Dianna Cowern Video Editing: Levi Butner Research/writing: Sophia Chen Writing/Editing:
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Slime exhibits some crazy unusual properties, like viscoelasticity, because it’s a non-newtonian fluid. Learn more about CuriosityStream at https://curiositystream.com/physicsgirl We can use non-newtonian properties to make the fluid “defy gravity” and climb up a spinning rod. This is called the Weissenberg effect. If you liked this video check out these: 5 SCARY Physics Experiments! I
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Physics Girl astrophysics series – Brown Dwarfs are among the most recently observed objects in the universe. They have at MOST 8% the mass of the Sun. The lower mass boundary is not known! So they are halfway between stars and gas giant planets. Astrophysicist Daniella Bardalez Gagliuffi sits down with Dianna Cowern to discuss
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EXTRA BONUS FACT: Typical radar can only send out radio waves in one direction at a time, which is why a doppler radar “sweeps” around in order to see in all directions. MinutePhysics is on Google+ – http://bit.ly/qzEwc6 And facebook – http://facebook.com/minutephysics And twitter – @minutephysics Minute Physics provides an energetic and entertaining view of
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See ferrofluid falling on a magnet filmed at 1000fps. How does the science of falling ferrofluid droplets mimic speghettification while falling into a black hole? Learn more at http://curiositystream.com/physicsgirl William Osman’s Channel: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCfMJ2MchTSW2kWaT0kK94Yw William’s Christmas trailer park video: Want to help out with video translations for subtitles? http://www.youtube.com/timedtext_cs_panel?c=UC7DdEm33SyaTDtWYGO2CwdA&tab=2 Creator: Dianna Cowern Editor: Jabril Ashe Animations:
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You can learn more at https://kiwico.com/physicsgirl to check out a special offer from KiwiCo! What happens when black holes collide? What is the speed of gravity? There are so many weird questions related to gravitational waves. Why are there giant concrete tunnels in the desert? – https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=DjcS1kRkc6M If you liked this video check out these:
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The world’s largest digital camera is currently being assembled at a warehouse in California. PBS Survey:  https://www.pbsresearch.org/c/r/PG_YTvideo We caught the short window of time to see the camera’s massive lens.  If you liked this video check out these: Giant Truck Camera Obscura https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=qIp9kItDUh8 Could you replace your eye with a camera? https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=psp_8xJfeWU Thanks to the LSST team
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Thanks to our Subbable subscriber SlugBooks.com – head over to http://www.slugbooks.com to find cheaper textbooks for college or university. And go to http://www.subbable.com/minutephysics if you want to support MinutePhysics on Subbable! And also to our Subbable subscriber Mathias Larssen! Paper on diffraction through the lens of the human eye: http://goo.gl/XEdMVd “Shape of stars and optical
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Ferrofluid is a liquid that displays unusual properties in the presence of a magnetic field. Watch what happens when we mix ferrofluid with the liquid from a glow stick! instagram.com/thephysicsgirl facebook.com/thephysicsgirl twitter.com/thephysicsgirl physicsgirl.org Help us translate our videos! http://www.youtube.com/timedtext_cs_panel?c=UC7DdEm33SyaTDtWYGO2CwdA&tab=2 Host/Writer: Dianna Cowern Editor: sefdstuff.com/science Physics Girl has joined PBS Digital Studios! https://www.youtube.com/user/pbsdigitalstudios Photographer Fabian Oefner:
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Thanks to everyone who supports MinutePhysics on Patreon! http://www.patreon.com/minutephysics Link to Patreon supporters here: http://www.minutephysics.com/supporters.html This video is about the definition of a day, and how it applies (or not) on the sun. Solar day, sidereal day, universal coordinated time (UTC) day, etc. Length of a day. Music by Nathaniel Schroeder, http://www.soundcloud.com/drschroeder REFERENCES: Solar rotation:
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How unusual non-linear crystals can entangle particles of light, or photons. Thanks to non-profit edX.org for sponsoring this video. Go to http://bit.ly/edXPhysicsGirl to learn more about MIT’s Circuits and Electronics course or other classes from some of the top universities in the world. Quantum entanglement involves a special process of splitting photons into two. But
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In the early 2000s, physicist found a diamond they’d been searching for. Find out what it was used for. Visit Lockheed Martin’s Website: http://news.lockheedmartin.com/2017-12-08-Lockheed-Martin-Continues-to-Strengthen-Weather-Forecasting-With-Second-Next-Generation-Weather-Satellite Check out JTV’s asterism video! If you liked this video check out these: The Most MYSTERIOUS Object in the Universe IMPOSSIBLE Zero G Skyscraper Creator: Dianna Cowern Editing: Jabril Ashe and
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Go to https://curiositystream.com/minutephysics to get access to CuriosityStream AND Nebula (where you can watch the extended version of this video), plus you’ll get a 26% discount on an annual subscription. This video is about the “Kelvin wake” shape of water wakes behind boats – we talk about mach angle, dispersion, superposition of many waves, and
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We have a course on Brilliant! And the first 200 people to https://brilliant.org/minutephysics get 20% off an annual premium subscription to Brilliant, with full access to all courses, including ours. What happens if you extend a piston through a portal? Or try to sandwich a cube between two portals? That’s right, it’s time to explore
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Behind-the-Scenes of an Airbus A350 being built! Thanks to the folks at Airbus for bringing me to France, Germany, & the UK to visit their headquarters and facilities and see so much incredible engineering. As you can probably tell from this video, I was super excited to learn how airplanes are made and I hope
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Nebula Classes – Great classes by your favorite creators on a creator-owned streaming service: https://nebulaclasses.com/minutephysics This video is about what happens if you try to pass a portal (like in the video game Portal or Portal 2) through itself – do you get a paradox? Infinite recursion? Impossibility? Contradiction? The end of the world? Collapse
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SPACE-SHEEP! http://labs.minutelabs.io/Relativistic-Space-Sheep/ and subscribe to MinuteLabs at http://www.subbable.com/minutelabsio Video about the Space-Sheep: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=NVpv_rJeQcQ MinutePhysics is on Google+ – http://bit.ly/qzEwc6 And facebook – http://facebook.com/minutephysics And twitter – @minutephysics Minute Physics provides an energetic and entertaining view of old and new problems in physics — all in a minute! Music by Nathaniel Schroeder http://www.soundcloud.com/drschroeder Thanks to Nima
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Where to Buy “How To” by Randall Munroe: · PRH.com: https://bit.ly/2L2G5hy · Amazon: https://bit.ly/2zfy974 · Barnes and Noble: https://bit.ly/2Zozxmt · IndieBound: https://bit.ly/2ZfwSre · Books-A-Million: https://bit.ly/2ZfxD3y · Apple Books: https://bit.ly/33TK3kX The world’s most entertaining and useless self-help guide, from the brilliant mind behind the wildly popular webcomic xkcd and the #1 New York Times bestsellers What
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This video is about how we don’t just need energy to power our lives, we need *low entropy* energy! Thanks to Google Making and Science for supporting this series, and to Sean Carroll for collaborating on it! His book can be found here: http://www.penguinrandomhouse.com/books/316646/the-big-picture-by-sean-carroll/ Playlist of the full video series: https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLoaVOjvkzQtyZF-2VpJrxPz7bxK_p1Dd2 Link to Patreon supporters
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