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September 20, 2017


This frieze of Evangelista Torricelli can be found in Florence, Italy.

Does Nature Abhor A Vacuum?

Evangelista Torricelli disproved the maxim that nature abhors a vacuum.

November 24, 2010


How Do Drinking Straws Work?

How does a straw work? And would a straw work in space?

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