My dog ‘s name is Newton.  Much as I love my big oaf of a Lab, I really don ‘t need an app that has anything to do with his ‘bits ‘, especially not in 3D. Oh, apparently this one has a different purpose: Newton’s cradle, named after Sir Isaac Newton, is a device that […]
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They Say There’s an App for Just About Everything, but this one Still Surprised Me

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My dog ‘s name is Newton.  Much as I love my big oaf of a Lab, I really don ‘t need an app that has anything to do with his ‘bits ‘, especially not in 3D.

Oh, apparently this one has a different purpose:

Newton’s cradle, named after Sir Isaac Newton, is a device that demonstrates conservation of momentum and energy.
If one ball is pulled away and released, it falls and appears to come to a dead stop on hitting the other balls. The ball on the opposite side of the series appears to instantly acquire the speed of the first ball and swings in an arc that one would expect of the first ball.

Phew “ this was a tough app to contemplate when I first saw its title this morning. 🙂

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