Finally, an explanation for that mind-melting chain fountain experiment

We were big fans of the video of that bizarre bead-chain experiment that made the rounds on the internet this summer, but not quite as big fans as John Biggins and Mark Warner, physicists from Cambridge University who have published a journal article explaining just what's going on in the viral video. » 3/04/14 3:52pm 3/04/14 3:52pm