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 2.80/5
  • 1
  • 2
  • 3
  • 4
  • 5
Rating: 2.8 / 5 (751 votes)
Posted by twist on September 24, 2011
Hits: 3331

More Videos

Reactor 2 From The Air
Reactor 2 From The Air
Type: Tech & Gadgets
Astrobotic's Commercial Lunar Rover
Astrobotic's Commercial Lunar Rover
Type: Astronomy
Tiger Stone - The Road Printer
Tiger Stone - The Road Printer
Type: Tech & Gadgets
What Are Neutron Stars?
What Are Neutron Stars?
Type: Astronomy
i-Limb
i-Limb
Type: Tech & Gadgets
Boeing's 747-8: World's Longest Plane
Boeing's 747-8: World's Longest Plane
Type: Tech & Gadgets
Bees Trained To Find Explosives
Bees Trained To Find Explosives
Type: Life On Earth
The Largest Glacier Calving Ever Filmed
The Largest Glacier Calving Ever Filmed
Type: Earth Sciences
Reindeer on Magic Mushrooms
Reindeer on Magic Mushrooms
Type: Life On Earth
The Snub-Nosed Monkey
The Snub-Nosed Monkey
Type: Life On Earth
Lion Keeper Gets Mobbed By Cubs
Lion Keeper Gets Mobbed By Cubs
Type: Life On Earth
Using Nature To Grow Batteries
Using Nature To Grow Batteries
Type: Tech & Gadgets
Man Struck By Lightning, Walks Away Unharmed
Man Struck By Lightning, Walks Away Unharmed
Type: Earth Sciences
Plastics Kill
Plastics Kill
Type: Making A Difference
The Paper Wasp
The Paper Wasp
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