Updated: 8:29 PM UTC, Jul 16, 2017

The Role of Catapults on Aircraft Carriers

Planes aboard aircraft carriers do not take off due solely to their propulsion power, as the length of…
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The Coriolis Effect

The accepted statement of physics which dictates that water rotates in one direction on one hemisphere and in…
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Einstein’s Theory of Relativity

It has been discovered that time and speed are clearly linked: take two synchronized clocks, place one on…
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The Dead Sea Facing a Certain Death

The Dead Sea is situated 1407 feet below sea level, making it the deepest point on earth. Due…
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Why Does a Whip Make a Cracking Sound

The crack a whip makes is produced when a section of the whip moves faster than the speed…
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Ocean Seaweed And Oxygen Production

Contrary to what people think, it is not forests that produce the most oxygen, but rather ocean seaweed.…
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Louis Pasteur And The Invention Of Vaccine

It was not Louis Pasteur who invented the principle of vaccine, but Edward Jenner. He had observed that…
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Newton's Unintentional Invention

Newton could not shut the door since the cat would meow and scratch. His solution was to cut…
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