Date: Thu, 21 Oct 2004 14:38:02 -0400

Author: sampere

Subject: Re: ping-pong ball/ Bernoulli effect demo


For real physics from a real physicist on real airplane flight, see:
(get it? funny, huh?)


Richard Berg wrote:

>Perhaps it should be pointed out that this demonstration does not show the
>Bernoulli effect. Levitation, the curve ball, the Flettner ship, the
>airplane wing, etc. are NOT examples of the Bernoulli effect.
>Interesting, yes, but ....
>Dick Berg
>Dr. Richard E. Berg, Professor of the Practice
>Director, Physics Lecture-Demonstration Facility
>U.S. mail address:
>Department of Physics
>University of Maryland
>College Park, MD 20742-4111
>Phone: (301) 405-5994
>FAX: (301) 314-9525
From Thu Oct 21 15:44:46 2004