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What Shape Is The Universe? It’s a reasonable question to...

What Shape Is The Universe?

It’s a reasonable question to wonder what the shape of the Universe is. Is it a sphere? A torus? Is it open or closed, or flat?

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Extended: Beaker Ball Balance Problem The conclusion of the...

Extended: Beaker Ball Balance Problem

The conclusion of the Beaker Ball Balance Problem (finally!). Did you make the correct prediction?

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Special thanks to the Department of Earth, Planetary and Space Sciences, especially Gary for helping source the equipment and Raquel for filming.

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If at First You Don't Succeed, Bag It and Go With the Flow

Now before you get all over me for being negative, pessimistic and various other uncomplimentary adjectives, let me explain. They say there’s nothing you can’t do if you put enough determination behind it. 1,004 more words

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What Would Happen If You Dropped A Super Ball Off The Empire State Building?

(Inside Science) — Super Balls are toys beloved by children because of their extraordinary ability to bounce. Physicists love them for exactly the same reason. 931 more words

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What Would Happen If You Dropped A Super Ball Off The Empire State Building?

(Inside Science) — Super Balls are toys beloved by children because of their extraordinary ability to bounce. Physicists love them for exactly the same reason. 931 more words

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Phrase of the day: let go

In the world of smartphones and consolation prices, we inculcate certain habits which are not good for health. Something like smoking, drinking, and the habit of holding on to things that must remain in the past. 151 more words

Philosophy

What Would Happen If You Dropped A Super Ball Off The Empire State Building?

(Inside Science) — Super Balls are toys beloved by children because of their extraordinary ability to bounce. Physicists love them for exactly the same reason. 931 more words

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