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Hypothetical: Can I determinate if my room is moving by measuring the time it takes for a photon to reach the oposite wall?

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A paradoxical problem in Classical Mechanics

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How does removing air from a vessel of water create bubbles?

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On constants that maintain proportionality

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Why is the velocity of a voltage wave in a pure copper wire so high?

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Why thin metal foil does not break like a metal stick?

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How current can flow in circuit if voltage is zero?

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A friction paradox

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Questions regarding the mention of a "flat, nonrotating earth" in NASA Reference Publication 1207

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Temperature and the conductivity of sea water

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Why do capacitors in series have same charge?

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Can 2 vectors in dimensions greater than 3 be found on a plane?

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Why is normal contact force electromagnetic in nature?

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How does Kirchhoff's voltage law relate to the spatial derivative of voltage?

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Why do different operations on significant digits give different values?

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Does the path of the centre of mass of two planets in a solar system change before and after collision?

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Is sunlight a continous spectrum?

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Do all bodies emit all type of radiation?

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Does adding a supplemental lens attachment to a phone increase the megapixels it can resolve?

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Why brushless DC (BLDC) motors usually have low voltage and high currents?

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Why sound waves are drawn with $\sin/\cos$ shape?

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Can every color in the RGB space be generated with a single wavelength EM wave?

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Isn't defining the unit of length in terms of the speed of light kind of faulty?

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What is the type of quantity of electric current ? is it vector or scalar?

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Has there been any experiment showing that the velocity of light in solids changes in the presence of a magnetic field?

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Stiction, friction and sticking

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A voltage drop means a loss in energy in the form of heat for example in a resistor, in what form the voltage drop across an inductor is?

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Do electrons define the element?

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Friction on a Spinning Platform

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How did Léon Foucault showcase his Foucault's Pendulum?