Tuesday, March 16, 2010

Physics videos

100 Amazing Videos for Teaching and Studying Physics | Online Colleges

  1. Musical Tesla Coil: Check out this video to hear the amazing noises the high-voltage sparks emitted by this Tesla coil produce.
  2. Large Hadron Collider Rap: Have some fun with this great rap video about CERN’s hadron collider.
  3. How Superconducting Levitation Works: Think levitation is impossible? This video will show you otherwise using magnets.
  4. Fun with Ferrofluid: See the bizarre ferrofluid in action in this video and what effect magnets have on it.
  5. Water Droplets in Zero Gravity: This video shows you an experiment done on the International Space Station, letting you see how water acts in a low gravity environment.
  6. Sound Waves on Fire: You may not be able to see sound waves normally, but in this video they’re more than evident.
  7. Halo of Water Vapor Appears Around Supersonic F-14 Jet: See what effect breaking the sound barrier has on water condensation through this video.
  8. Helium Superfluid: What happens when you get helium into a liquid form? Watch this video to find out.
  9. Boomerang in Zero Gravity: No matter where you go, a boomerang will always come back as this video filmed in space shows.
  10. Mythbusters Play with Sulfur Hexafluoride: In this short but fun video, you’ll see the effect different gasses have on vocal sounds.
  11. The Physics of Superheroes: Watch this video to have superheroes explained using real life physics concepts.
  12. The Physics of Baseball: Get a more concrete and fun explanation of physics concepts by seeing them applying to baseball in this video.