Thursday, May 27, 2010

Link of the Moment: Silly Putty Drop

NC State answers the question "what happens when fifty pounds of Silly Putty falls 10 stories?"
(50 pounds = 22 kilograms)

1 comment:

  1. I'm not impressed with the teacher. That is the weakest explanation I think I've ever heard for viscoelasticity.

    Besides, he was scooped by these guys by 7 years or so, so he should have known what would happen.