Friday, December 10, 2010

Was Poisson Fishy?

Demo> physics.uoguelph.ca

Poisson's Spot: The Greatest Burn in Physics 
Poisson'spot
 

"Poisson's Spot is proof that even if you're right about things, you can be humiliated forever. Find out why this physics concept has caused the name Siméon Poisson to live in infamy for almost 200 years.." 
via The Schiller Institute, DC Tech and Dauger Research.