Science Online Resources
These are the databases the library subscribes to in SCIENCE
Everyday Physics Links
How Stuff Works: http://www.howstuffworks.com/
Physics.org: http://www.physics.org/index.asp (Use the Explore search area on the right.)
Physics Today: http://physicstoday.scitation.org/journal/pto
American Ninja Warrior: https://www.wired.com/2016/06/physics-favorite-ninja-warrior-stunts/
Amusement Parks: http://www.physicsclassroom.com/class/circles/u6l2b.cfm
Cheetah (chasing a gazelle): http://c21.phas.ubc.ca/article/cheetah-chase
Free Running (Parkour): http://www.popsci.com/entertainment-amp-gaming/article/2009-05/physics-free-running
Ice (why it is slippery): http://www.nytimes.com/2006/02/21/science/21ice.html?pagewanted=all
Ponytails (and "Rapunzel number"): http://www.msnbc.msn.com/id/46348731/
Summer Olympic Sports: https://www.nbclearn.com/science-of-the-summer-olympics
http://www.spc.noaa.gov/faq/tornado/ (general info)
Weather (specific questions): http://www.sciencebits.com/weatherphys
Winter Olympic Sports: http://www.nbclearn.com/portal/site/learn/science-of-the-olympic-winter-games
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