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Nov
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comment What is the logic behind the Fahrenheit scale?
@Brandon Enright: So 0 to 100 - that makes sense. Do you have a reference for this? It is not what is written on wikipedia.
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Nov
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comment What is the logic behind the Fahrenheit scale?
This is what is written on Wikipedia. It is not what I am asking. I will make an edit to make my question more clear.
Nov
30
asked What is the logic behind the Fahrenheit scale?
Nov
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Nov
25
comment Is uncertainty principle a technical difficulty in measurement?
Here is a non-QM explanation of the uncertainty principle by minutephysics: youtube.com/watch?v=7vc-Uvp3vwg
Nov
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Oct
12
comment How faster is the effect of force exerted by gravity?
Quarks and mesons are not the force carriers. en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Standard_Model#Gauge_bosons
Oct
12
comment How faster is the effect of force exerted by gravity?
No not "due to Gravitational force of the Sun" but because of the gravitational force between the Sun and the Earth.
Oct
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Sep
27
comment Vacuum to hold an object
A vacuum pump generates vacuum - that is 0 atmospheres. The pressure around you is 1 atmosphere.
Sep
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answered Vacuum to hold an object
Sep
26
comment How Was the Speed of Light Discovered?
I think you mean Ole Rømer. en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Ole_Rømer
Sep
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comment When a ball is tossed straight up, does it experience momentary equilibrium at top of its path?
@Noobacode: Yes - you got the correct idea now.
Aug
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comment Pressure of sealed in liquid nitrogen
I find it a little weird that they use psi on a .nist.gov site.
Aug
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comment Pressure of sealed in liquid nitrogen
From where did you get the liquid density?