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Date: 02/07/12 01:15 PM

23 Responses to In Zero-G Static Electricity Walks On Water

  1. Profile photo of a1butcher
    a1butcher Male 40-49
    4809 posts
    February 7, 2012 at 1:16 pm
    Link: In Zero-G Static Electricity Walks On Water - Astronaut Don Pettit demonstrated the laws of static electricity
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    thestringy Male 18-29
    483 posts
    February 7, 2012 at 1:25 pm
    I`m not quite sure I understand the title, but very interesting video nonetheless.
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    SarahofBorg Female 18-29
    3564 posts
    February 7, 2012 at 1:26 pm
    I don`t see electricity walking. I see water drops orbiting a "nitin" needle. Still kind of cool.
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    denmarkcm Male 18-29
    341 posts
    February 7, 2012 at 1:31 pm
    "Niten Needle"??
  5. Profile photo of piperfawn
    piperfawn Male 30-39
    4907 posts
    February 7, 2012 at 1:34 pm
    intersting post is interesting!
  6. Profile photo of somedaypilot
    somedaypilot Male 18-29
    5 posts
    February 7, 2012 at 2:18 pm
    It`s "knittin`"
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    msieg007 Male 18-29
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    February 7, 2012 at 2:18 pm
    Knitting needle. C`mon folks.
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    GurnBlanston Male 40-49
    247 posts
    February 7, 2012 at 2:42 pm
    Actually couldn`t finish watching this because I couldn`t stand to hear a freaking astronaut say "knittin` needle" one more time...
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    icelimesun Female 18-29
    19 posts
    February 7, 2012 at 2:44 pm
    Nerdgasm!
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    PhotoKing Male 30-39
    526 posts
    February 7, 2012 at 5:07 pm
    should he really be spitting water all over the place like that? i thought there were buttons on every wall up there.
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    Quackor Male 18-29
    2856 posts
    February 7, 2012 at 6:45 pm
    now ask those idiots with parachutes to try this, see if they can, idiots
  12. Profile photo of Draculya
    Draculya Male 40-49
    14621 posts
    February 7, 2012 at 7:09 pm
    We need a zero gravity bukkake demonstration.
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    patchouly Male 40-49
    4746 posts
    February 7, 2012 at 8:29 pm
    As Bill Nye would say: "Science Rules!"
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    SilverThread Male 30-39
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    February 7, 2012 at 8:29 pm
    knittineedle. knittineedle. knittineedle. knittineedle. knittineedle. knittineedle. knittineedle. knittineedle. knittineedle. knittineedle. knittineedle. knittineedle. knittineedle. knittineedle. knittineedle. knittineedle. knittineedle. knittineedle. knittineedle. knittineedle. knittineedle. knittineedle. knittineedle. knittineedle. knittineedle. knittineedle. knittineedle. knittineedle. knittineedle. knittineedle. knittineedle. knittineedle. knittineedle. knittineedle. knittineedle. knittineedle. knittineedle. knittineedle. knittineedle. knittineedle. knittineedle. knittineedle. knittineedle. knittineedle. knittineedle. knittineedle. knittineedle. knittineedle. knittineedle. knittineedle. knittineedle. knittineedle. knittineedle. knittineedle.

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  15. Profile photo of teknollag
    teknollag Male 18-29
    164 posts
    February 7, 2012 at 9:33 pm
    Kitten rhymes with knitting, donchaknow.
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    intrigid Male 18-29
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    February 7, 2012 at 11:05 pm
    I just hope beyond hope that I live to see fornications and ejaculations in 0g.
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    mcboozerilla Male 30-39
    646 posts
    February 7, 2012 at 11:48 pm
    How long have space missions been completely useless?
  18. Profile photo of avail9988
    avail9988 Male 18-29
    700 posts
    February 8, 2012 at 12:04 am
    $11 billion well spent if you ask me. I always wondered what waters looks like orbiting a knitting needle
  19. Profile photo of Samsquanch
    Samsquanch Male 30-39
    792 posts
    February 8, 2012 at 2:37 am
    Quittin knittin.
  20. Profile photo of banur
    banur Male 18-29
    250 posts
    February 8, 2012 at 3:21 am
    Meh... a dipole molecule that interacts with an electric field.
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    Croc_Dad Male 18-29
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    February 8, 2012 at 10:10 am
    @intrigid: http://tiny.cc/mfx73
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    Fatninja01 Male 30-39
    25420 posts
    February 8, 2012 at 12:34 pm
    Science is fun
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    MorfeuS Male 18-29
    289 posts
    February 16, 2012 at 1:12 am
    ..was he too Pettite to ..sunk?!

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