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Slinky Appears to Defy Physics: Prepare the Bonfire

And Now For Something Completely Different

 

Sometimes, it’s good to remember all the tiny wonders of physics and motion that we could not actually observe until the invention of the camera. Like, you know, the leg placement of a horse while galloping, the shape of water droplets, or a slinky’s ability to disturbingly flaunt gravity in a way that makes us feel like medieval pesants. This video leaves things somewhat unresolved, but you can see the answer to their question in the video below.

(via Neatorama.)

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