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D. Anderson and S. Eberhardt; Publisher: Aeronautics Learning Laboratory for Science, Technology, and Research
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This article by a physicist and an aeronautical engineer explains the physics of how aircraft wings produce lift. It shows how several popular explanations are clearly wrong, and…
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A. Davidhazy
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This web site provides a discussion of methods used in schlieren photography, a technique to image variations in density of a transparent fluid. The site contains an explanation of…
  
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Publisher: California Science Center
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This web page describes an at-home aerodynamics experiment to learn about Bernoulli’s principle too.
  
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Publisher: California Science Center
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This web page describes a simple experiment with a ping pong and a funnel that illustrates Bernoulli's principle.
  
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Publisher: National Aeronautics and Space Administration
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This site by NASA provides an introduction to contrails, the clouds of ice that form around the small particles in aircraft exhaust. The site presents explanations for how and where…
  
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Physics Central; Publisher: American Physical Society
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This article describes ferrofluids, which are man-made liquid magnets. The site tells how these liquid magnets are made, what their current uses are, as well as possible future…
  
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Publisher: D. Russell
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This web page provides animations that show the physics of the Doppler effect and the formation of shockwaves from sound waves generated by a moving source. Photos show shockwaves of…
  
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Physics Central; Publisher: American Physical Society
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This article describes Sonoluminescence, the conversion of sound into light, and a simple experiment to observe it. The site also tells of the disagreements that are ongoing in the…
  
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Physics Central; Publisher: American Physical Society
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This site describes weightlessness and what causes astronauts to "float" while they are in orbit. The article also covers what happens to various liquids in space as they are heated…
  
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A. Einstein; Publisher: Dover Publications
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This is the 1905 paper by Albert Einstein on Brownian Motion.
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