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Renewable (Kinetic) Energy from the Ocean!

Here are some very innovative ways of capturing kinetic energy from the sea. We need governments to give incentives to industry to develop, build and deploy these systems.   415 more words

Why heat transfer from high temperature to low temperature?

Just Imagine that you have a glass which is full of hot water. When you put it in the environment where is low temperature than temperature of water then after some time water give it’s own heat to environment and become normal. 147 more words

Thermodynamics

A Matter of Perspective

As I stepped off the escalator by the luggage carousel a hand came down heavy on my shoulder.

“Keep movin’, I gotchur bag.”

That’s Vinnie, always the surprises.  704 more words

Ya got potential, kid, but how much?

Dusk at the end of January, not my favorite time of day or year.  I was just closing up the office when I heard a familiar footstep behind me.  715 more words

A block is attached to a spring

A 15 kg block is firmly attached to a very light horizontal spring (k = 550 N/m) and resting on a smooth horizontal table. Suddenly it is struck horizontally by a 3 kg stone travelling with a velocity of 8 m/s to the right, whereupon the stone rebounds at 2 m/s to the left. 159 more words

Mechanics