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Science in Life

The Science Behind a Balloon and your Hair

Two completely opposite objects that can actually cause an attraction? You must have done this at some point in your life, where you take a balloon and rub it all over your hair, and then as a result, as you pull the balloon away, your hair sticks to the balloon. Now did the balloon...

The Science Behind Toilets

The reasons why we are not living like we’re back in the stone ages…is due to some simple science Not going to lie--sometimes the best way to get over writers block is just to drop a deuce in the morning, which got me to come up with a great post idea full...

Important Thermal Properties in Physics

Two of the most important thermal properties in physics are thermal conductivity and heat capacity. It is the reason why objects are cold on one end and eventually heat up to a certain temperature after a certain time. Notice however that some objects heat up more quickly than others. We’ll talk about how...

How does Skipping a Stone on Water work?

The classic outdoors pastime, with a scientific twist You must have done this at some point in your life, or at least have been interested in doing it. Skipping a stone across water is a classic activity to do outdoors, but have you ever wondered how it works? There’s actually a lot of...