Daily Archives: March 6, 2019

Track a Tank Shell With a Mirror and Polar Coordinates

https://www.wired.com/story/physics-tank-shell-polar-coordinates If the internet was your online physics textbook, The Slow Mo Guys would be writing a good number of those homework questions. Of course The Slow Mo Guys are Gavin and Dan and they use a super high speed … Continue reading

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Harman patented flying robotic speakers

https://www.engadget.com/2019/03/06/harman-patent-flying-robotic-speakers/ Imagine you’re using a VR headset and as a car races past, you hear it whip from left to right. Only the sound literally moves from left to right because it’s coming from a robotic speaker that zips across … Continue reading

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The best games for Nintendo Switch

https://www.engadget.com/2019/03/06/nintendo-switch-best-games/ Nintendo’s Switch is on a roll. Now into its second year, the youngest of the games consoles is punching above its weight with a mix of core Nintendo games that have pushed iconic characters like Mario and Link into … Continue reading

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Uncovering Earth’s Orbital History Buried in Ancient Rock Deposits

http://blogs.discovermagazine.com/d-brief/?p=32441 Our solar system is a chaotic place – literally. Rewinding orbital possibilities quickly becomes too complex and too numerous for astronomers to calculate. That means we only know the orbital movements of Earth and the other planets over the past 60 million years or … Continue reading

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NASA visualizes supersonic shockwaves in a new, awe-inspiring way

https://arstechnica.com/?p=1469125 0 with 0 posters participating Using the schlieren photography technique, NASA was able to capture the first air-to-air images of the interaction of shockwaves from two supersonic aircraft flying in formation. NASA In order to acquire this image, originally … Continue reading

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