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rocket on a wire

rocket on a wire

wrenow

Added over 5 years ago | 00:00:09 | 12443 views

Air Spring with Oscillating Steel Ball

Air Spring with Oscillating Steel Ball

wrenow

Added almost 6 years ago | 00:00:27 | 12267 views

OSCILLATIONS - Harmonic Motion A glass column is attached to a large flask. A highly machined steel ball in the glass column acts as an air spring. The ball oscillates in the column with simple harmonic motion. The motion of the ball ...

technical services group presentation

technical services group presentation

wrenow

Added over 5 years ago | 00:07:51 | 10402 views

a keynote presentation describing what the MIT Physics technical services group does, is working on, and including a highlight of our cambridge science festival event__ __to elaborate: video of the Keynote presentation i made describing...

Velocity of Light Demonstration

Velocity of Light Demonstration

Doc Edgerton films

Added over 6 years ago | 00:01:41 | 9545 views

Watch this silent film with descriptive boards of a demonstration on the velocity of light as performed by Doc Edgerton and some of his assistants. Likely related to an MIT Open House event in 1957.

marc's demo presentation

marc's demo presentation

wrenow

Added 6 years ago | 00:23:41 | 6841 views

marc kastner presents an elaborate and impressive selection of some of the more popular physics demonstrations in the lecture demo group's repertoire to the dept staff during a get together a few years back, when he was still serving as...

Curie Point of Iron

Curie Point of Iron

MIT Department of Physics Technical Services Group

Added over 2 years ago | 00:01:23 | 4079 views

A piece of iron is suspended with a copper wire at the height of one pole of a magnet. At first the iron is attracted to the magnet. The iron is then heated with a torch and eventually falls from the magnet. As the iron cools it will aga...

31. Forced Oscillations - Normal Modes - Resonance - Natural Frequencies - Musical Instruments

31. Forced Oscillations - Normal Mo...

MIT 8.01 Physics I: Classical Mechanics, Fall 1999

Added 2 years ago | 00:48:09 | 3919 views

MIT 8.01 Physics I: Classical Mechanics, Fall 1999View the complete materials: http://ocw.mit.edu/high-school/physics/Instructor: Walter LewinLicense: Creative Commons BY-NC-SAMore information at http://ocw.mit.edu/termsMore courses at h...

23. Review Exam 2

23. Review Exam 2

MIT 8.02 Electricity and Magnetism, Spring 2002

Added 2 years ago | 00:49:57 | 3401 views

MIT 8.02 Electricity and Magnetism, Spring 2002View the complete materials: http://ocw.mit.edu/high-school/physics/Instructor: Walter LewinLicense: Creative Commons BY-NC-SAMore information at http://ocw.mit.edu/termsMore courses at http...

30. Simple Harmonic Oscillations - Energy Considerations - Torsional Pendulum

30. Simple Harmonic Oscillations - ...

MIT 8.01 Physics I: Classical Mechanics, Fall 1999

Added 2 years ago | 00:50:00 | 3117 views

MIT 8.01 Physics I: Classical Mechanics, Fall 1999View the complete materials: http://ocw.mit.edu/high-school/physics/Instructor: Walter LewinLicense: Creative Commons BY-NC-SAMore information at http://ocw.mit.edu/termsMore courses at h...

21. Torques - Oscillating Bodies - Hoops

21. Torques - Oscillating Bodies - ...

MIT 8.01 Physics I: Classical Mechanics, Fall 1999

Added 2 years ago | 00:47:46 | 2673 views

MIT 8.01 Physics I: Classical Mechanics, Fall 1999View the complete materials: http://ocw.mit.edu/high-school/physics/Instructor: Walter LewinLicense: Creative Commons BY-NC-SAMore information at http://ocw.mit.edu/termsMore courses at h...

3. Vectors - Dot Products - Cross Products - 3D Kinematics

3. Vectors - Dot Products - Cross P...

MIT 8.01 Physics I: Classical Mechanics, Fall 1999

Added 2 years ago | 00:49:40 | 2472 views

MIT 8.01 Physics I: Classical Mechanics, Fall 1999View the complete materials: http://ocw.mit.edu/high-school/physics/Instructor: Walter LewinLicense: Creative Commons BY-NC-SAMore information at http://ocw.mit.edu/termsMore courses at h...

A Heat Gun

A Heat Gun

MIT Department of Physics Technical Services Group

Added over 1 year ago | 00:01:17 | 2355 views

A small amount of water is placed inside an airtight copper tube, with the end sealed by a rubber stopper. The tube is heated using a blowtorch, causing the water inside to boil. As the water changes from a liquid to a gas the pressure i...