Thursday, February 28, 2008

Non-Newtonian Fluids

This is what happens when you mix cornstarch with water:

If I was in high school, I think I'd spend the entire summer constructing one of those things in the backyard.


Anonymous said...

I still remember the first time my Dad showed me the peculiar "thing" you get with just the right amount of CS and H20.

Thanks for reminding me to show J real soon.


jjv said...

All I could think of is that 1) this device is great for the Obama campaign to walk on water and 2) this seemed like a large group of Mexicans devising better ways to cross the Rio Grande.

I'm bad I know.