Tag: experiment

Jul 8, 2018

The Percent of Air Per Bag of Chips (Infographic)

The Percent of Air Per Bag of Chips (Infographic)

The ‘air’ is actually nitrogen, which helps prevent the oil in the chips from spoiling

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Jun 25, 2018

Two Vortex Rings Colliding in Slow Motion – Smarter Every Day

Two Vortex Rings Colliding in Slow Motion – Smarter Every Day

It took Destin 4 years to recreate this famous experiment

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Jun 4, 2018

Spinning a Record Until it Shatters at 12,500 fps

Spinning a Record Until it Shatters at 12,500 fps

The Slow Mo Guys spin a vinyl record so fast it turns into about 50,000 pieces

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May 10, 2018

Dropping 200 Wallets Across America Produced Some Surprising Results

Dropping 200 Wallets Across America Produced Some Surprising Results

A real-world social experiment by former NASA scientist Mark Rober

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Mar 15, 2018

Remembering the Badass Wedge Truck from the MythBusters Finale

Remembering the Badass Wedge Truck from the MythBusters Finale

For the MythBusters finale, Adam drove an unstoppable wedge truck through 14 years of props and it was awesome

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Mar 7, 2018

Dropping Ice Down a 90m Borehole in Antarctica Makes a Very Unexpected Sound

Dropping Ice Down a 90m Borehole in Antarctica Makes a Very Unexpected Sound

Is there a sound effects guy down there?

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Nov 29, 2017

A Liquid Sand Hot Tub Looks as Interesting as It Sounds

A Liquid Sand Hot Tub Looks as Interesting as It Sounds

Sure ‘fluidized air bed’ is more accurate, but ‘liquifying sand’ sounds so much cooler!

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