Vocabulary: fluorescence, bioluminescence, herpetologist, amphibian, photoreceptors
Vocabulary: engineering, pop-up book, hinge, v-fold, layer, chain reaction, energy
Lydia Bourouiba, a physical applied mathematician at MIT, takes us through the anatomy of a splash.
Vocabulary: fluid dynamics, disease transmission, contamination, image analysis, data collection
Vocabulary: Mars, interplanetary, capture orbit, elliptical orbit, velocity, and…
Vocabulary: fluid dynamics, laminar flow, turbulence, streamlined, surface tension, propulsion, surface area
NGSS: ESS2.C: The Roles of Water in Earth’s Surface Processes, ETS1.C: Optimizing the Design Solution
Vocabulary: camouflage, adaptation, mating behavior, adaptation, reproductive rate, lifespan, commensalism, interdependence
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