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Measuring the Viscosity of the Liquid

DEFINITION OF VISCOSITY The definition of viscosity is “the quantity that describes a fluid’s resistance to flow. Fluids resist the relative motion of immersed objects through them as well as to the motion of layers with differing velocities within them.” Knowing how thick your material is can have huge impact on your ability to get [...]

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Here’s how long it would take to fall through the Centre of Earth

Have you ever imagined how long would it take to fall through the centre of the Earth, traveling from one side of our planet to the other? Physicists have long calculated the answer to that question as being 42 minutes, but now, new calculations show that the theoretical trip would actually take around 38 minutes [...]