Welcome to NHS Physics

Click here for:  Physics Hall of Fame — Fall 2014

This cat can use a bit more Meow sub s.   :  )

Image 7

Gyroscope_precession

We talked about the Earth precessing like a gyroscope. There is more about this in the screen shots from 11/17-11/21.

This animation shows that it doesn’t matter what order you add vectors in the Head-to-Tail method . . . the resultant is still the same.

ao

An amateur astronomer caught this accidentally in 2012. Jupiter captures another potential earth destroying asteroid that no one even knew was out there.  That visible plume from the asteroid exploding in Jupiter’s atmosphere is about the size of the Earth.   Jupiter is my best friend (sorry Randy). Image 2

A 3D projection of an 8-cell performing a 

double rotation about two orthogonal planes

(As in the Black hole in Interstellar)

8-cell-simple

  Definition of a radian:Image-5

Below is the complicated 10 year path of the Rosetta Probe as it traveled to the Comet.

Image

Newton’s burst of colorful inspiration:

prism animated

Circular motion converted to Simple Harmonic Motion

 trig_anim

Check out the pictures below.

Recent Posts

2/23 – 2/27 (Newton’s 3rd Derived; FBD’s Continued, Buoyancy; Snow)

THIS WEEK:

Mon (3/2) — Discuss week;  Slide Show; Buoyancy; JM, BOW, Work on 7.6; HO 7.7;  THT7 will be available on the website in the evening

Tues (3/3) — ROCKETRY  HO Sheet 7.8; HO THT7(Part1)

Wed (3/4) —  Work on 7.8;  HO 7.9?

Thur (3/5) —  (GUEST SPEAKER — Pick and Hammer)  Miss Terry will be here. Work on 7.9; THT7(part2) will be available on the website in the evening

Fri (3/6) —Wrap up Packet 7;   HO THT7 (Part2)

NEXT WEEK (TEST WEEK):

Mon (3/9) — TRIBE DAY FOR THT

Tues (3/10) — RED DAY; Special Guest Speaker — The Physics of Fighting ISIS   

Wed (3/11) — 456 points in one day!! 200ptTEST 7, 100pt Notebook, 120pt Packet 7, 36pt Packet 7 Divison Check

Thur (3/12) —  FEAST AND FILM!!    

Fri (3/13) —Parent Conferences for Enrollment 

I WILL ADD CAPTIONS AND MORE PICS LATER TODAY

  1. 2/16 – 2/20/15 (FBD’s, Newton’s 3rd, Thrust, Impulse) Leave a reply
  2. 2/9 – 2/13/15 (F = ma; FBDs, Drag, Lift, Friction) Leave a reply
  3. 2/2 – 2/6/15 (TEST WEEK! — Packet 6) Leave a reply
  4. PACKET 6 — TRIBE DAY Leave a reply
  5. 1/26 – 1/30/15 (Finished Con of Mom; Started Forces; Newton’s 2nd) Comments Off
  6. 1/19 – 1/23/15 (Con of Mom) Comments Off
  7. 1/12 – 1/16/15 (Projectile Motion) Comments Off
  8. 1/5/15 – 1/9/15 (Vectors and Projectile Motion) Comments Off
  9. 12/8 – 12/12 (Vectors; Meteorology; FINAL THT) Comments Off