Tuesday, March 8, 2011

Resonance

I've always been fascinated by sound waves and the way in which resonating waves interact with other objects. I can't help but feel like we've barely scratched the surface in our knowledge of true practical uses of acoustics. Chew on these 2 videos for a quick taste.



21 comments:

  1. Good news! We can levitate things! The bad news, if we try to levitate people, we might blow their ear drums.

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  2. nice videos.
    liked the rice video most
    very immpressed

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  3. i saw that first one a couple years ago, great visualization.

    what's going on in that second one?

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  4. interesting - i know a cool trick with resonance...cheers for promoting an idea :)

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  5. omg that is so freakin cool! especially the first vid. so many patterns.

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  6. ...nice...im going to search on google

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  7. nice, for a second, instead of acoustic, I read autistic, dunno why.

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  8. I heard Nikola Tesla almost ruined the building he lived in with this effect. Physics rule :D

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  9. Very neat, Physics is so fascinating. Someday I wish I could be a Savant - all the capacity. Would rock my world. Following u!

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  10. another great post, keep em coming.

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  11. woah thats awesome, i would have never known... haha

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