Archive for January 5th, 2011

How Quartz Watches Work

Wednesday, January 5th, 2011

Since I’ve no doubt this is a topic that has kept you awake at night, I offer you Bill Hammack, professor of Chemical & Biomolecular Engineering at the University of Illinois, who explains how a quartz watch keeps ticking. Found at YouTube from engineerguyvideo.

Flying Into A Black Hole

Wednesday, January 5th, 2011

Ever wonder what it would be like to fly into a black hole? Found at Brightcove from New Scientist.

NY Sanitation Workers Destroy Ford Expedition

Wednesday, January 5th, 2011

New York City sanitation workers methodically destroy a Ford Expedition. Found at YouTube from JCK42.