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A song about a knot

Norwegian duo Ylvis have just released a music video about… well, essentially it’s about physical knot theory. It’s about tying “the greatest knot of all”, the… 55 more words

Knot Theory

Untying fluid knots generated by hydrofoils / the strangeness of vortex behaviors

In one of those bizarre disciplinary unifications, knot theory and fluid dynamics have been wed…

Earlier this year, scientists from the University of Chicago¬†gathered…long-sought data¬†with the help of a 3-D printer, lasers, and a high-speed camera…explaining the physics behind these beautiful, twisted fluid flows. 80 more words