Massachusetts Institute of Technology
Sign in

Videos tagged with bounce (2)

Two Dimensional Collisions

MIT Department of Physics Technical Services Group

Added over 8 years ago | 00:01:19 | 50196 views

Two pucks of the same mass are slid at each other on an air table, and their resulting collisions demonstrate conservation of momentum. Notice on the first collision, for example, that when a moving puck hits a stationary puck dead-on, ...

Rubber Ball Bounce

Old Versions

Added over 10 years ago | 00:00:12 | 20060 views

Watch a slow motion film of a rubber ball thrown to the floor, in this film by Doc Edgerton (mid-1930s). [HEE-FV-018, at 09:02]