Latest Viscosity Stories
Materials scientists and applied physicists collaborating at Harvard's School of Engineering and Applied Sciences (SEAS) have invented a new device that can instantly identify an unknown liquid.
According to a multidisciplinary team of researchers, American artist Jackson Pollock's paintings do not defy the laws of physics.
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It has been 100 years since the discovery of superconductivity, a state achieved when mercury was cooled, with the help of liquid helium, to nearly the coldest temperature achievable to form a superfluid that provides no resistance to electrons as they flow through it.
If a person's blood becomes too thick it can damage blood vessels and increase the risk of heart attacks.
A biomechanical experiment conducted at the University of Pennsylvania School of Engineering and Applied Science has answered a long-standing theoretical question: Will microorganisms swim faster or slower in elastic fluids?
Manufacturers who design new materials often struggle to understand viscous liquids at a molecular scale.
The droning of a car driving along the highway can be nerve-racking.
METUCHEN, N.J., Feb. 25, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- The Petroleum Quality Institute of America issued Consumer Alerts on two passenger car engine oils today that are currently on the market.
Using lasers to contain some ultra-chilled atoms, a team of scientists has measured the viscosity or stickiness of a gas often considered to be the sixth state of matter.
- A person who stands up for something, as contrasted to a bystander who remains inactive.
- One of the upright handlebars on a traditional Inuit sled.