Sunday, December 13, 2015
Prince Rupert's Drops: Not a Medical Eponym, but Still Pretty Cool Science!
Prince Rupert's drops are a particular type of glass sculpture
with some interesting properties that make them
incredible strong and incredibly fragile at the same time.
Smarter Every Day shares some great high-speed
footage of these things exploding for some impressive
slow motion science.
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