Educated Earth // Videos - Misc - The Rising Rice Trick
User:
Pass:
Remember Me
Forgot Pass Register

Our educational work is entirely supported by people like you. Your donations directly add new exhibits and new features to the website, and even helps us open the Prehistoria Natural History Center!




eXTReMe Tracker

Videos / Misc / The Rising Rice Trick







The Rising Rice Trick
Loading the player...

The Rising Rice Trick
This trick, dating back thousands of years, uses two identical bottles of rice and chopsticks. Why can you lift bottle one with the chopstick but not bottle two? A basic, but highly visual, demonstration of the force of friction.


  • Currently 2.78/5
  • 1
  • 2
  • 3
  • 4
  • 5
Rating: 2.8 / 5 (845 votes)
Posted by twist on September 24, 2011
Hits: 3650

More Videos

Phantom Galaxy Revealed
Phantom Galaxy Revealed
Type: Astronomy
Giant Otters & Crocodilians
Giant Otters & Crocodilians
Type: Life on Earth
Tsunami Viewed From Driving Car
Tsunami Viewed From Driving Car
Type: Earth Sciences
Martian Eclipse
Martian Eclipse
Type: Astronomy
Building The World's First Charter City
Building The World's First Charter City
Type: Humanity
Simulation of a Galaxy Collision
Simulation of a Galaxy Collision
Type: Astronomy
Reindeer on Magic Mushrooms
Reindeer on Magic Mushrooms
Type: Life On Earth
Melting Rock Using Sunshine
Melting Rock Using Sunshine
Type: Tech & Gadgets
Seth Lloyd's Quantum Computer
Seth Lloyd's Quantum Computer
Type: Physics & Chemistry
IAI Panther - Tilt-Rotor UAV
IAI Panther - Tilt-Rotor UAV
Type: War
World's Largest Hovercraft
World's Largest Hovercraft
Type: Tech & Gadgets
Large Hadron Collider Forges Heavy Ions
Large Hadron Collider Forges Heavy Ions
Type: Physics & Chemistry
Declassified Spy Plane (U-2) Footage
Declassified Spy Plane (U-2) Footage
Type: War
Ultrasonic Levitation
Ultrasonic Levitation
Type: Physics & Chemistry
Massive Bat Colony Found Inside Attic
Massive Bat Colony Found Inside Attic
Type: Life On Earth

Comments

There are no comments on this item.
User: Pass: Remember Me

To comment on this item, please login or register.


Warning: Unknown: Your script possibly relies on a session side-effect which existed until PHP 4.2.3. Please be advised that the session extension does not consider global variables as a source of data, unless register_globals is enabled. You can disable this functionality and this warning by setting session.bug_compat_42 or session.bug_compat_warn to off, respectively in Unknown on line 0