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Why is it cold on the sea floor if pressure heats things?

72 votes
6 answers
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Could a computer unblur the image from an out of focus microscope?

24 votes
1 answer
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How can my window not scramble the image of my yard?

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1 answer
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How come I never see cosmic rays in steam like they appear in a cloud chamber?

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4 answers
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Are there any planned experiments to intentionally create black holes in the lab for study?

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1 answer
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Does the force on the bottom piece of a hummingbird feeder depend on the height of the water in the reservoir?

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5 answers
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How hot would it get, if you put a greenhouse inside of a greenhouse inside of a greenhouse (like those Russian matryoshka dolls)?

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1 answer
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Can you use sun light to heat an objects surface to hotter than the surface of the Sun? [closed]

3 votes
3 answers
190 views

What happens to the probability wave of a particle after it goes into a black hole?

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A lot of high power microscopes have 2500x magnification, why that specific number?

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Does quantum mechanics have any insight into why and how photons get adsorbed into atoms? [duplicate]

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2 answers
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How do you calculate the resulting magnetic field for multiple sources?

2 votes
1 answer
446 views

What happens to the total volume of a chunk of space that is being sucked into a black hole?

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1 answer
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Can induced current in a transformers magnetic core be a good thing?

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3 answers
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In evaporative cooling does the water and the air both cool down? Wouldn't that violate energy conservation?

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Can noise cancellation be explained with a particle model of air?

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2 answers
259 views

If inductive reactance increases with frequency why do tesla coils have coils?

1 vote
1 answer
99 views

When using radar in space to find asteroids is it helpful to know the distance? Or do you just need the direction?

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1 answer
26 views

How does static protection really work?

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How does a super capacitor supply extra energy to an external circuit if the electrolyte doesn't go anywhere

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3 answers
87 views

Would it be possible to invert a tokamak to make a solar probe?

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1 answer
51 views

Direction of lorentz force, is one of these websites wrong?

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2 answers
117 views

How much force applied to canal wall from that cargo ship given 220,000 tons and 12.8 knots?

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Physics of ballasting a transformer, does ballast have an equation?

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Can you use a pringles can spectrometer for identifying chemicals

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1 answer
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Does a larger pressure chamber fail easier at the same pressure?

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511 views

How is energy conserved in a theoretical circuit where you put a lightbulb and two rechargeable batteries like... (diagram included)

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1 answer
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Why wouldn't a mirror next to a blackbody heat parts of it higher than the initial temperature

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1 answer
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If a satellite had a huge permanant magnet, how long (if at all) would it take for the other satellites to move towards it?

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Would graphene as a bulk material act the same as the single layer