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More Pulling Yourself Up by Your Bootstraps – Ninja Warrior Salmon Ladder

A while back I did a couple of posts about Danny Macaskill, a highly talented cyclist who can do things with a bike that I can’t even imagine doing. I recently saw a post on Rhett Allain’s Dot Physics about … Continue reading

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Making of a Free-Body Diagram

Free-body diagrams are a pretty useful tool and I wanted to devote a little time to talking about the ones I created for the Danny Macaskill video.  In particular look at the short clip starting at 50 seconds: I had … Continue reading

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Pull Yourself Up By Your Bootstraps

Here is a video of Danny Macaskill, a highly talented cyclist.  The things he can do with his bike almost seem magical.  Almost.  Physics is involved, of course.  Take a look at this video. How can you lift his bike … Continue reading

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