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The Surprising Physics of Finger Snapping

The Surprising Physics of Finger Snapping

The Surprising Physics of Finger Snapping Karen Hopkin You might not think that you can generate more body acceleration than a big league baseball pitcher, but new research shows you can. Go to Source Author: Karen Hopkin {authorlink} https://static.scientificamerican.com/sciam/assets/Image/newsletter/salogo.png Scientific American Content: Global http://rss.sciam.com/ScientificAmerican-Global Science news and technology updates from Scientific American

ArXiv.org Reaches a Milestone and a Reckoning

ArXiv.org Reaches a Milestone and a Reckoning Daniel Garisto What started in 1989 as an e-mail list for a few dozen string theorists has now grown to a collection of more than two million papers—and the central hub for physicists, astronomers, computer scientists, mathematicians and other researchers. On January 3 the preprint server arXiv.org crossed…