Video Story Problem – Foucault’s Pendulum

Apr 18, 2014 by

I hesitated to share this video story problem that I created at the Museum of Science and Industry in Chicago. Although poking fun at myself, it...

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Using Harlem Shake to Teach Physics

Feb 19, 2013 by

I’m not going to pretend that I remember enough about my high school physics to speak intelligently about the difference between  centrifugal...

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Video Story Problem – Newton’s Laws of Motion

Mar 15, 2012 by

Late last summer I went on a video-binge, capturing so many video story problem concepts that my iPhone and Flip cam regularly ran out of battery...

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Gelatin Cubes + High Speed Camera = Physics GOLD!

May 16, 2011 by

A couple of weeks ago I found a very cathartic video of water splashes in slow motion, so it was with great joy that I discovered this video from...

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The Green Goblin & The Conservation of Momentum

Nov 15, 2010 by

The Physics of Superheroes is a fantastic book by Dr. James Kakalios that explores how physics is both utilized and completely ignored in the world...

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