Experiments & Projects
epub |eng | 2012-10-11 | Author:Burtt, E. A.; [Burtt, E. A.]

H. God’s Relation to the Mechanical World Boyle’s deeply religious character has been patent enough from many of the quotations already cited. It is time, however, to fix our attention ...
( Category: Experiments & Projects March 3,2020 )
epub |eng | 1999-02-26 | Author:James Burke

Fig. 17: An early British postcard showing the usual “naughty” scene of industrial workers on holiday at the beach. Eventually May was hired as a cartoonist for the satirical magazine ...
( Category: Experiments & Projects February 27,2020 )
epub |eng | 2020-02-25 | Author:Darlene Cavalier

ZomBee Watch The parasitic zombie fly (Apocephalus borealis) is laying its eggs in honeybees. This infection causes the “zombees” to behave like moths, leaving their hives at night on a ...
( Category: Experiments & Projects February 26,2020 )
epub |eng | 2020-02-18 | Author:Marcus Chown [Marcus Chown]

Washington DC, Summer 1948 Ralph Alpher and Robert Herman stood for a while and admired their calculations. Written on the blackboard were the details they had painstakingly worked out during ...
( Category: Experiments & Projects February 19,2020 )
epub |eng | 2016-07-31 | Author:Forrest Mims

( Category: Experimental Methods February 17,2020 )
epub |eng | 2014-03-17 | Author:Mike Adamick [Adamick, Mike]

WANT MORE? The faster an air particle is moving, the lower its pressure. It basically doesn’t have time to exert force. Here’s a fun party trick to test it out: ...
( Category: Experiments & Projects February 15,2020 )
epub |eng | | Author:Jon Butterworth

5.2 Crying Wolf The Large Electron–Positron Collider (LEP) ran from 1989 to 2000 in the tunnel now occupied by the LHC. The LEP experiments made many of the measurements that ...
( Category: Particle Physics February 14,2020 )
epub |eng | 2019-04-03 | Author:Michelle Dickinson

The Science Behind Edible Earthworms Jelly/jello wobbles because it contains gelatin, a coiled up protein chain that unravels and floats around as strands when hot water is added. As the ...
( Category: Experiments & Projects September 10,2019 )
epub |eng | 2019-04-15 | Author:Tim James [James, Tim]

WHY DO METALS CONDUCT AT ALL? As you read from left to right across the periodic table you’re gradually increasing the number of protons in the nucleus. The more proton ...
( Category: Experiments & Projects August 2,2019 )
epub |eng | 2016-07-22 | Author:Donald Norris

Figure 6-1 Project block diagram. Table 6-1 lists some of the salient features of MQTT that make it so popular as a messaging protocol. TABLE 6-1 MQTT Features These features ...
( Category: Electronics July 23,2019 )
epub |eng | 2014-09-22 | Author:Rush, Christopher

( Category: Electronics July 22,2019 )
epub |eng | 2013-03-11 | Author:George E P Box [Box, George E P]

Thus, what came out of the research on the automatic optimizer was much more than was our initial intention. This confirmed what we believed: That the best way to develop ...
( Category: Probability & Statistics July 18,2019 )
epub |eng | 2019-04-15 | Author:Ron S. Kenett & Thomas C. Redman

Solid Scientific Footings To develop a deeper appreciation for a scientific framework for handling bias in decision making, data scientists should study the groundbreaking work of two psychologists: Amos Tversky ...
( Category: Probability & Statistics June 20,2019 )
epub |eng | 2019-05-14 | Author:Sergei Urban

TRICKY FISHING GAME Who can catch the most with their fun fishing cap? WHAT YOU’LL NEED → Sticky tape → Paperclips, ideally of different colors → A small magnet → ...
( Category: Experiments & Projects May 16,2019 )
epub |eng | | Author:Adam Savage

LEARN BY DOING (POORLY) I often describe myself as a serial skill collector. I’ve had so many different jobs over my lifetime—from paperboy to projectionist, from graphic designer to toy ...
( Category: Carving May 9,2019 )