Tag: water

Dec 14, 2016

How a Tablespoon of Olive Oil Destroys Half an Acre of Waves on this Lake

How a Tablespoon of Olive Oil Destroys Half an Acre of Waves on this Lake

“What The Physics?!” investigates how a tablespoon of olive oil destroys half an acre of waves on this lake

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Oct 29, 2016

This Beach Found a Clever Way to Promote Water Safety

This Beach Found a Clever Way to Promote Water Safety

The box reads: “Try Pushing this 1 tonne of water. Now imagine it’s pushing back, travelling faster than an Olympic swimmer. You can try and fight against it. But you’ll tire way before the water does. The strong, powerful currents around the Scottish coast are dangerously unpredictable . Don’t let the water catch you out.”

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Jun 24, 2016

Dam Gets Drained One Final Time Before Being Permanently Removed

Dam Gets Drained One Final Time Before Being Permanently Removed

Dam Daniel

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Jun 23, 2016

Floating Yellow Brick Road Connects Islands and Towns Separated by Water

Floating Yellow Brick Road Connects Islands and Towns Separated by Water

The temporary public art installation by Christo and Jeanne-Claude lets visitors walk on water

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Jun 16, 2016

This XKCD Infographic Shows How Much of the Ocean We Don’t See

This XKCD Infographic Shows How Much of the Ocean We Don’t See

95% of Earth’s living space is underwater and we know very little about it

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Mar 17, 2016

Musicians Turn a Frozen Lake in Siberia Into a Giant Instrument

Musicians Turn a Frozen Lake in Siberia Into a Giant Instrument

Watch a group of Russian percussionists venture out into a frozen Lake Baikal and make music with ice!

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Mar 14, 2016

This Spillway in Portugal Looks Like a Portal to Another Dimension

This Spillway in Portugal Looks Like a Portal to Another Dimension

Covão do Conchos is a spillway for the Conchos Dam near Guarda, Portugal

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