Massachusetts Institute of Technology
Sign in | Create Account

Moving Sand Cart Over a Rotating Surface

A sand-carrying cart on a track leaves a trail of sand when it travels over a rotating table. This demonstrates the Coriolis Effect.

For more, watch The Coriolis Effect.

Comments (0)

It looks like no one has posted a comment yet. You can be the first!

You need to log in, in order to post comments. If you don’t have an account yet, sign up now!

MIT Department of Physics Technical Services Group

MIT Department of Physics Technical Services Group

Category: Science | Updated almost 2 years ago

Created
August 20, 2009 10:57
Category
Tags
License
Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial (What is this?)
Additional Files


Viewed
33945 times

More from MIT Department of Physics Technical Services Group

Soap Film Oscillation

Soap Film Oscillation

Added over 5 years ago | 00:04:27 | 46112 views

Surface Distribution of Charge

Surface Distribution of Charge

Added almost 3 years ago | 00:01:36 | 5333 views

Gyroscopes Made Easy

Gyroscopes Made Easy

Added almost 3 years ago | 00:29:09 | 5622 views

Physics Demo -- Lenz's Law

Physics Demo -- Lenz's Law

Added almost 7 years ago | 00:00:29 | 48598 views

Strobe of a Falling Ball

Strobe of a Falling Ball

Added over 6 years ago | 00:00:41 | 39045 views

Change in Frequency of Voice with Helium

Change in Frequency of Voice with H...

Added over 2 years ago | 00:02:52 | 4628 views