Looks like more of a shark-barricade than a pool though.
Every key on those old typewriters also makes its own unique sound. Back in the 80s, the NSA already had systems in place to decode sound recordings of Soviet typing.
What they don't show in that video is the stream of compressed air providing the energy to spin the wheel.
Only if it were to be useful.
It's really a perceptual thing, the "overbalanced" wheels are actually balanced, the same as a bicycle wheel. They just have bits moving around to give the impression that one side should have more pull from gravity than the other. In every case where a weight has to move closer or further from the axis of rotation,… Read more
Definitely an impressive machine (a complex pendulum), but its performance seems to become exaggerated the further the article is from the source - many articles about it are 3 or 4 times removed (i.e. the writer read about it in another article). One that I ran across that gave me the impression that the author had… Read more
Because - SCARY GUNS!
I guess inuendo and gizmodo almost rhyme.
I believe you have missed his point. F-16s (which happened to carry Sidewinders on their wingtips) appeared about 30 years after WW2 ended.