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Sit down with V and R to discuss the physics that drives the world around us and change your worldview with casual, science-driven discussions every month.

Sit down with V and R to discuss the physics that drives the world around us and change your worldview with casual, science-driven discussions every month.

Location:

Mysore, India

Description:

Sit down with V and R to discuss the physics that drives the world around us and change your worldview with casual, science-driven discussions every month.

Language:

English

Contact:

+919448076477


Episodes

In-flight conversations

4/10/2018
We flew in space in our last episode, it is time to demystify some physics you encounter while flying within our own atmosphere. From tall mountains to landing procedures to banking planes here’s a primer on some common physics you might encounter during your flight.

Duration:00:17:59

Space driving school

2/13/2018
Today reusable rockets, lunar bases and plans to colonise Mars are everyday news. We're on the brink of a new space age and space travel will become commonplace in the future. All you early birds who want to know how you can soon drive around in your spaceship or steer a probe through our solar system, you'll need to have a good idea of gravity and orbital mechanics. So here’s a primer.

Duration:00:25:39

To drive or not to drive

11/6/2017
R found himself perplexed today when he thought he could easily cross an intersection but the car before him came to a sudden halt. V and R use this alarming situation to discuss the science behind a couple of driving etiquettes. When is it better to stop at, and when to drive through, an intersection? And should you swerve around or brake hard to avoid ramming into a vehicle that came to a sudden halt in front of you?

Duration:00:20:28