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.. A .... A .... A .... A .... A ..
Acceleration of gravity,
1979 Feb, pg 158
Acoustics,
1978 Oct, pg 179
1982 May, pg 170
1984 Jly, pg 132
Aerodynamics,
1979 Mar, pg 162
1979 Apr, pg 180
1981 Oct, pg 226
1985 Mar, pg 122
Afterimage,
1985 Feb, pg 122
1985 Mar, pg 122
1986 Mar, pg 112
Aikido,
1980 Jly, pg 150
Airplane passenger, observations for,
1988 Aug, pg 100
1988 Sep, pg 132
Alpha particles,
1986 Feb, pg 114
Aluminum purification process,
1986 Aug, pg 116
Amusement park rides,
1983 Oct, pg 162
Anamorphic art,
1981 Jly, pg 176
.. B .... B .... B .... B .... B ..
Ball diffraction by,
1984 Nov, pg 186
1984 Dec, pg 130
Balls, collisions of,
1988 Oct, pg 140
Balls, reflections by,
1988 Dec, pg 112
Ballet,
1982 Jun, pg 146
Barometers,
1987 Apr, pg 122
Bathroom science,
1981 Aug, pg 146
1982 May, pg 170
1988 Jun, pg 116
Battery, Bunsen-Grove,
1986 Aug, pg 116
Beach science,
1982 Jan, pg 174
1982 Aug, pg 144
Bearing, diffraction by,
1984 Nov, pg 186
1984 Dec, pg 130
Bearnaise sauce,
See sauce Bearnaise.
Beer,
1981 Dec, pg 172
1982 Oct, pg 184
Bell, sounds from,
1984 Jly, pg 132
Belousov reaction,
1978 Jly, pg 152
1978 Dec, pg 182
1979 Oct, pg 172
Benard cells,
1983 Apr, pg 132
1983 May, pg 162
1986 Oct, pg 204
Bidwell's ghost,
1985 Feb, pg 122
Billiards,
1983 Jly, pg 124
Bird flight,
1985 Mar, pg 122
Birefringence,
1978 Aug, pg 140
1979 Jan, pg 152
1980 Dec, pg 230
1983 Jun, pg 146
Blind spot,
1982 Apr, pg 150
Boat waves,
1988 Feb, pg 124
Boiling,
1982 Dec, pg 162
1987 Feb, pg 134
Book rotation,
1979 Apr, pg 180
Boomerangs,
1979 Mar, pg 162
1979 Apr, pg 180
Boundary layer,
1979 Apr, pg 180
Bowling,
1988 Mar, pg 110
Brightness induction,
1988 Nov, pg 138
Brownian motion,
1982 Feb, pg 162
Bubbles,
1981 Dec, pg 172
1982 Oct, pg 184
1982 Dec, pg 162
1983 Apr, pg 132
1983 May, pg 162
1987 Aug, pg 104
1987 Sep, pg 108
1987 Oct, pg 170
Buoyancy,
1983 Apr, pg 132
1983 May, pg 162
Burning,
1979 Nov, pg 192
.. C .... C .... C .... C .... C ..
Cafe-wall illusion,
1988 Nov, pg 138
Calculator, use of,
1979 Feb, pg 158
1985 Jan, pg 112
Cameras,
1981 Dec, pg 172
1982 Apr, pg 150
1983 Apr, pg 132
Casting,
See fly casting.
Cat's cradles,
1985 May, pg 138
Catastrophe theory,
1983 Sep, pg 190
Caustics,
1983 Sep, pg 190
1988 Jly, pg 116
1988 Sep, pg 132
Celt stones,
1979 Oct, pg 172
Chemical reactions,
1981 Feb, pg 168
1981 Jun, pg 194
1983 Dec, pg 164
1986 Aug, pg 116
Chemical reactions, oscillating,
1978 Jly, pg 152
1978 Dec, pg 182
1979 Oct, pg 172
Cheshire-cat effect,
1987 May, pg 122
Chimney plumes,
1978 Dec, pg 182
Coagulation,
1979 Dec, pg 178
Coanda effect,
1984 Oct, pg 144
Coffee,
1983 Apr, pg 132
1983 May, pg 162
Coherent light,
1980 Feb, pg 158
1980 Aug, pg 158
1980 Oct, pg 204
1982 Feb, pg 162
1983 Sep, pg 190
1986 Sep, pg 114
Coiling of liquid streams,
1981 Sep, pg 216
Collisions,
1983 Jul, pg 124
1984 Aug, pg 122
1984 Sep, pg 215
1985 Mar, pg 122
1988 Mar, pg 110
1988 Oct, pg 140
Colloidal suspension,
1979 Dec, pg 178
1981 Jan, pg 164
Color,
1978 Sep, pg 232
1979 Jun, pg 188
1979 Nov, pg 192
1980 Jan, pg 150
1980 Jun, pg 174
1980 Dec, pg 230
1982 Jly, pg 146
1983 Jun, pg 146
1986 Mar, pg 112
1986 Sep, pg 114
1986 Nov, pg 134
1987 Jan, pg 120
1987 Aug, pg 104
1988 May, pg 114
Colors on waves,
1981 Apr, pg 176
Columnar cracks,
1986 Oct, pg 204
Combustion,
1979 Nov, pg 192
Comets,
See Halley's comet.
Convection patterns,
1983 Apr, pg 132
1983 May, pg 162
1986 Oct, pg 204
1988 Jun, pg 116
Cooking,
See Food Science.
Cooling rate of water,
1979 Jan, pg 152
Cracks,
See Fracture.
.. D .... D .... D .... D .... D ..
Dance,
1982 Jun, pg 146
Diffraction,
1981 Aug, pg 146
1981 Nov, pg 192
1982 Feb, pg 162
1982 Apr, pg 150
1984 Nov, pg 186
1984 Dec, pg 130
Diffraction gratings,
1980 Jan, pg 150
1984 Jan, pg 138
Diffusion,
1986 Oct, pg 204
Dilatancy,
1982 Jan, pg 174
Discharges, electrical,
1982 Jly, pg 146
1987 Dec, pg 138
1988 Apr, pg 114
Dispersion of water waves,
1988 Feb, pg 124
Distance to sun, calculating,
1987 Mar, pg 122
Dominoes,
1984 Aug, pg 122
1985 Jun, pg 130
Doppler shift,
1983 Jan, pg 130
Double layer, charged,
1979 Dec, pg 178
1982 Jan, pg 174
Drop and thin stream meander,
1985 Sep, pg 138
Dynamic friction angle,
1982 Jan, pg 174
.. E .... E .... E .... E .... E ..
Earth, measuring the site of,
1979 May, pg 172
Earthquakes,
1979 Jly, pg 152
Edge detection,
1988 Nov, pg 138
Edge waves,
1982 Aug, pg 144
1984 Dec, pg 130
Egg chemistry,
1979 Dec, pg 178
1981 Jan, pg 164
1981 Jun, pg 194
Egg rotation,
1979 Oct, pg 172
1986 Feb, pg 114
Ehrenstein arrays,
1988 Jan, pg 96
Electric interactions,
1979 Sep, pg 234
1979 Dec, pg 178
1981 Jan, pg 164
1982 Jan, pg 174
1982 Jly, pg 146
1983 Dec, pg 164
1987 Feb, pg 134
1987 Dec, pg 138
1988 Apr, pg 114
Emulsions,
1979 Dec, pg 178
1981 Jan, pg 164
Engine, external-combustion,
1985 Apr, pg 140
Entoptic effects,
1982 Apr, pg 150
1982 Sep, pg 206
Entrainment,
1988 Jun, pg 116
.. F .... F .... F .... F .... F ..
Ferns, fossil,
1980 Mar, pg 184
Films, optics of thin,
1979 Jun, pg 188
1983 Dec, pg 164
1987 Aug, pg 104
Fingers liquid,
1986 Oct, pg 204
1987 Oct, pg 170
Fireplace, thermal radiation from,
1978 Aug, pg 140
Fish, sight of,
1984 Mar, pg 138
Fish, swimming motion of,
1980 Feb, pg 158
Fishing,
See Fly Casting.
See Fish. sight of,
Flames,
1979 Nov, pg 192
Flight,
See Bird Flight.
"Floaters", in the eye,
1982 Apr, pg 150
1982 Sep, pg 206
Flocculation,
1979 Dec, pg 178
1981 Jan, pg 164
Flow through a constrained loop,
1987 Jly pg 104
Fluids,
1978 Oct, pg 179
1978 Nov, pg 186
1979 Aug, pg 188
1981 Apr, pg 176
1981 Sep, pg 216
1982 Oct, pg 184
1982 Dec, pg 162
1983 Feb, pg 146
1983 Apr, pg 132
1983 May, pg 162
1983 Nov, pg 188
1983 Dec, pg 164
1984 Feb, pg 136
1984 Oct, pg 144
1984 Dec, pg 130
1985 Apr. pg 140
1985 Sep, pg 138
1986 Feb, pg 114
1986 Oct, pg 204
1987 Jan, pg 120
1987 Feb, pg 134
1987 Jul, pg 104
1987 Aug, pg 104
1987 Sep, pg 108
1987 Oct, pg 170
1988 Feb, pg 124
1988 Jun, pg 116
Fluidyne engine,
1985 Apr, pg 140
Fly casting,
1985 Jly, pg 122
Food science,
1979 Dec, pg 178
1980 Feb, pg 158
1981 Jan, pg 164
1981 Jun, pg 194
1981 Sep, pg 216
1982 Dec, pg 162
1984 Apr, pg 150
1985 Aug, pg 114
1987 Feb, pg 134
Fossils,
1980 Mar, pg 184
Fourier transform,
1982 Nov, pg 194
Fractals,
1987 Oct, pg 170
Fracture,
1979 Feb, pg 158
1979 Nov, pg 192
1986 Oct, pg 204
Fraser illusion,
1988 Nov, pg 138
Fraunhofer pattern,
1981 Aug, pg 146
1982 Feb, pg 162
Freezing of water,
1984 Apr, pg 150
1986 Jly, pg 114
1988 May, pg 114
Fresnel zones,
1981 Nov, pg 192
1984 Nov, pg 186
Friction,
1979 Oct, pg 172
1982 Jan, pg 174
1983 Aug, pg 120
1983 Oct, pg 162
1987 Dec, pg 138
1988 Mar, pg 110
1988 Apr, pg 114
Frisbee,
1979 Mar, pg 162
Frost,
1980 Dec, pg 230
.. G .... G .... G .... G .... G ..
Giant's Causeway formation,
1986 Oct, pg 204
Gibbs free energy,
1978 Jly, pg 152
Golf balls,
1979 Apr, pg 180
Gradient-index material,
1982 Jly, pg 146
Graph theory,
1986 Dec, pg 140
Gravitation,
1983 Jan, pg 130
1986 Feb, pg 114
Gravity waves,
1980 Sep, pg 232
Grinding,
1978 Aug, pg 140
.. H .... H .... H .... H .... H ..
Halley's comet,
1985 Nov, pg 170
Heat pipe,
1984 Jun, pg 146
Heiligenschein,
1988 Sep, pg 132
Hele-Shaw cell,
1987 Oct, pg 170
Hitches,
1983 Aug, pg 120
Holograms,
1980 Feb, pg 158
1986 Sep, pg 114
Humming and vision,
1984 Feb, pg 136
Hydraulic jumps,
1981 Apr, pg 176
1981 Sep, pg 216
Hyperscope,
1986 Nov, pg 134
.. I .... I .... I .... I .... I ..
Ice,
1980 Dec, pg 230
1983 Feb, pg 146
1984 Apr, pg 150
1986 Jly, pg 114
1988 May, pg 114
Ice cream,
1984 Apr, pg 150
Ice lens,
1983 Apr, pg 132
Icicles,
1988 May, pg 114
Illusions, auditory,
1982 May, pg 170
1984 Jly, pg 132
Illusions, optical,
1978 Dec, pg 182
1980 Apr, pg 172
1980 May, pg 176
1980 Nov, pg 198
1981 Jly, pg 176
1984 Feb, pg 136
1984 Mar, pg 138
1985 Feb, pg 122
1985 Mar, pg 122
1986 Mar, pg 112
1986 Nov, pg 134
1987 May, pg 122
1988 Jan, pg 96
1988 Sep, pg 132
1988 Nov, pg 138
Insects. water,
1983 Nov, pg 188
1984 Feb, pg 136
Instabilities,
1979 Aug, pg 188
1979 Oct, pg 172
1981 Apr, pg 176
1984 Aug, pg 122
1985 Apr, pg 140
1985 Jun, pg 130
1985 Oct, pg 176
1986 Oct, pg 204
1987 Oct, pg 170
Interference, optical,
1979 Jun, pg 188
1980 Jun, pg 174
1981 Aug, pg 146
1982 Feb, pg 162
1983 Jan, pg 130
1983 Sep, pg 190
1984 Nov, pg 186
1984 Dec, pg 130
1986 Sep, pg 114
1987 Aug, pg 104
Interference, thin-film,
1978 Sep, pg 232
Ionization,
1979 Sep, pg 234
Ionosphere,
1980 Sep, pg 232
Iron, structure of,
1984 May, pg 148
.. J .... J .... J .... J .... J ..
Judo,
1980 Jly, pg 150
.. K .... K .... K .... K .... K ..
Kaleidoscopes,
1978 Dec, pg 182
1985 Dec, pg 134
1986 Jan, pg 120
1986 Apr, pg 118
Kanizsa figures,
1988 Jan, pg 96
Kelvin wave analysis,
1988 Feb, pg 124
Kitchen science, also see Food Science.
1978 Nov, pg 186
1979 Jan, pg 152
1979 Jun, pg 188
1979 Jly, pg 152
1981 Apr, pg 176
1981 Dec, pg 172
1982 Jan, pg 174
1982 Feb, pg 162
1982 Oct, pg 184
1982 Dec, pg 162
1983 Apr, pg 132
1983 May, pg 162
1984 Apr, pg 150
1984 Jun, pg 146
1984 Oct, pg 144
1984 Dec, pg 130
1985 Aug, pg 114
1986 Jly, pg 114
1986 Oct, pg 204
1987 Sep, pg 108
1988 Apr, pg 114
1988 Jly, pg 116
Knots,
1983 Aug, pg 120
.. L .... L .... L .... L .... L ..
Labyrinth,
1986 Jun, pg 120
Lamps, spectra of,
1984 Jan, pg 138
Land's model of color vision,
1979 Jun, pg 188
Laser light,
See Coherent Light.
Laser light show,
1980 Aug, pg 158
1981 Jan, pg 164
1983 Sep, pg 190
Laser, mercury-vapour,
1980 Oct, pg 204
Le Grand Menhir Brise,
1979 Nov, pg 192
Leidenfrost effect,
1978 Oct, pg 179
Lens making,
1978 Aug, pg 140
Lichtenberg figures,
1988 Apr, pg 114
Lifesaver's glow,
1982 Jly, pg 146
Lift,
See Aerodynamics.
Light show,
See Laser Light Show.
Liquid bridge,
1987 Sep, pg 108
Liquid crystals,
1984 Jun, pg 146
Liquid streams,
1981 Sep, pg 216
1985 Sep, pg 138
Liquids,
See Fluids.
Lissajous figures,
1980 Aug, pg 158
1981 Jly, pg 176
1985 Oct, pg 176
.. M .... M .... M .... M .... M ..
Magnetism,
1984 May, pg 148
Magnets,
1982 Mar, pg 142
Marangoni effect,
1979 Jun, pg 188
Martial arts,
1980 Jly, pg 150
Material science,
1979 Feb, pg 158
1983 Jun, pg 146
1984 May, pg 148
1986 May, pg 124
1986 Aug, pg 116
Maxwell's spot,
1982 Apr, pg 150
Mayonnaise,
1979 Dec, pg 178
Mazes,
1986 Jun, pg 120
1986 Dec, pg 140
McCollough effect,
1986 Mar, pg 112
Melting of water,
1984 Apr, pg 150
Meringue,
1981 Jun, pg 194
Meteors,
1987 Mar, pg 122
Meter. radiation,
1979 Sep, pg 234
Microgravity experiments,
1986 Feb, pg 114
Microscopes, photography with,
1979 Jan, pg 152
Microwave radiation, heating by,
1987 Feb, pg 134
Migraine,
1981 Dec, pg 172
Mirror labyrinth,
1986 Jun, pg 120
Mirror, patterns on,
1981 Aug, pg 146
1982 Feb, pg 162
Mirrors, phase-conjugate,
1986 Apr, pg 118
Moire patterns,
1978 Dec, pg 182
1980 Apr, pg 172
1980 May, pg 176
Monolayers,
1983 Dec, pg 164
Motors,
1982 Mar, pg 142
Mud,
1982 Jan, pg 174
1986 Oct, pg 204
Munsterberg illusion,
1988 Nov, pg 138
.. N .... N .... N .... N .... N ..
Networks, theory of,
1986 Dec, pg 140
Nitinol-wire engines,
1986 May, pg 124
Non-Newtonian fluids,
1978 Nov, pg 186
1980 Feb, pg 158
1981 Apr, pg 176
1981 Jun, pg 194
1981 Sep, pg 216
1982 Jan, pg 174
1987 Oct, pg 170
.. O .... O .... O .... O .... O ..
Oil films,
1979 Jun, pg 188
Optical activity,
1986 Jan, pg 120
Optics,
1978 Aug, pg 140
1978 Sep, pg 232
1978 Oct, pg 179
1978 Dec, pg 182
1979 Jan, pg 152
1979 May, pg 172
1979 Jun, pg 188
1980 Jan, pg 150
1980 Jun, pg 174
1980 Aug, pg 158
1980 Oct, pg 204
1980 Dec, pg 230
1981 Jan, pg 164
1981 Jly, pg 176
1981 Aug, pg 146
1981 Nov, pg 192
1982 Jly, pg 146
1982 Nov, pg 194
1983 Jan, pg 130
1983 Apr, pg 132
1983 Jun, pg 146
1983 Sep, pg 190
1984 Mar, pg 138
1984 Nov, pg 186
1984 Dec, pg 130
1985 Jun, pg 130
1985 Dec, pg 134
1986 Jan, pg 120
1986 Apr, pg 118
1986 Jun, pg 120
1986 Sep, pg 114
1986 Nov, pg 134
1987 Jan, pg 120
1987 May, pg 122
1987 Aug, pg 104
1988 May, pg 114
1988 Jly, pg 116
1988 Aug, pg 100
1988 Sep, pg 132
1988 Dec, pg 112
Oscillations,
1979 Oct, pg 172
1983 Feb, pg 146
1984 Jly, pg 132
1985 Apr, pg 140
Oscillator, salt,
1978 Oct, pg 179
.. P .... P .... P .... P .... P ..
Paleontology,
1980 Mar, pg 184
Pencil point, fracture of,
1979 Feb, pg 158
Pendulums,
1985 Oct, pg 176
Perception,
See Vision.
Phosphenes,
1981 May, pg 174
1981 Dec, pg 172
Photography,
1979 Jan, pg 152
1979 Jun, pg 188
1981 Jly, pg 176
1981 Dec, pg 172
1982 Apr, pg 150
1982 Nov, pg 194
1983 Apr, pg 132
1983 Jun, pg 146
1984 Jan, pg 138
1984 Nov, pg 186
1987 Dec, pg 138
Photomicrography,
1979 Jan, pg 152
Pinhole camera,
1981 Nov, pg 192
Pinspeck camera,
1981 Nov, pg 192
1982 Apr, pg 150
Poisson spot,
1984 Nov, pg 186
Polarimeter,
1986 Jan, pg 120
Polarized Light,
1979 Jan, pg 152
1980 Feb, pg 158
1980 Jun, pg 174
1980 Oct, pg 204
1980 Dec, pg 230
1983 Jun, pg 146
1985 Dec, pg 134
1986 Jan, pg 120
1986 Apr, pg 118
1988 May, pg 114
Pollution monitoring,
1981 Feb, pg 168
Pool shots,
1983 Jly, pg 124
Pools of water,
1987 Jan, pg 120
Potato cooker,
1984 Jun, pg 146
Powders,
1982 Jan, pg 174
1982 Sep, pg 206
1988 Apr, pg 114
Precession,
1979 Mar, pg 162
1981 Mar, pg 187
1982 Oct, pg 184
Precipitation patterns,
1985 Jan, pg 112
Primal sketch, visual,
1988 Nov, pg 138
Pseudoscope,
1986 Nov, pg 134
Pulfrich illusion,
1980 May, pg 176
1981 Jly, pg 176
Purkinje's perceptual arcs,
1984 Feb, pg 136
Purkinje's 'tree' (retinal circulation),
1982 Apr, pg 150
Puzzles,
1986 Dec, pg 140
1987 Jun, pg 122
1987 Sep, pg 108
.. Q .... Q .... Q .... Q .... Q ..
Quarter-wave plate,
1983 Jun, pg 146
.. R .... R .... R .... R .... R ..
Racquetball,
1984 Sep, pg 215
1985 Mar, pg 122
Radiation detector,
1979 Sep, pg 234
Radiation, thermal,
1983 Jan, pg 130
Radio waves,
1980 Sep, pg 232
1987 Dec, pg 138
Rain gauge,
1985 Jan, pg 112
Rainbows,
1978 Oct, pg 179
1980 Jun, pg 174
Rain fall patterns,
1985 Jan, pg 112
Random-dot arrays,
1980 Apr, pg 172
1980 May, pg 176
1980 Nov, pg 198
Rattlebacks,
1979 Oct, pg 172
Rayleigh instability,
1979 Aug, pg 188
1987 Sep, pg 108
Reflections,
1978 Dec, pg 182
1980 Aug, pg 158
1981 Jan, pg 164
1981 Jly, pg 176
1985 Jun, pg 130
1985 Dec, pg 134
1986 Jan, pg 120
1986 Apr, pg 118
1986 Jun, pg 120
1986 Sep, pg 114
1986 Nov, pg 134
1987 Jan, pg 120
1988 Aug, pg 100
1988 Dec, pg 112
Refraction,
1979 May, pg 172
1980 Aug, pg 158
1981 Jan, pg 164
1982 Jly, pg 146
1983 Apr, pg 132
1983 Jun, pg 146
1983 Sep, pg 190
1984 Mar, pg 138
1985 Dec, pg 134
1986 Nov, pg 134
1987 Jan, pg 120
1987 May, pg 122
1988 Jly, pg 116
1988 Aug, pg 100
1988 Sep, pg 132
Resonance,
1982 May, pg 170
1982 Aug, pg 144
1982 Sep, pg 206
1983 Feb, pg 146
1984 Jly, pg 132
1984 Dec, pg 130
1985 Oct, pg 176
1987 Aug, pg 104
Retinex theory,
1979 Jun, pg 188
Retroreflectors,
1986 Apr, pg 118
Rhino-optical effect,
1987 May, pg 122
Rijke tube,
1983 Feb, pg 146
Roller coasters,
1983 Oct, pg 162
Ronchi filter,
1980 May, pg 176
1980 Aug, pg 158
Rotation,
1979 Feb, pg 158
1979 Mar, pg 162
1979 Apr, pg 180
1979 Oct, pg 172
1980 Jly, pg 150
1981 Mar, pg 182
1981 Oct, pg 226
1982 Jun, pg 146
1982 Oct, pg 184
1983 Jly, pg 124
1983 Oct, pg 162
1984 Aug, pg 122
1984 Sep, pg 215
1985 Mar, pg 122
1985 Jun, pg 130
1986 Feb, pg 114
1988 Mar, pg 110
Rubik's Magic puzzle,
1987 Sep, pg 108
Rutherford scattering,
1986 Feb, pg 114
.. S .... S .... S .... S .... S ..
St. Paul's Cathedral acoustics of,
1978 Oct, pg 179
Salt, effect on melting,
1984 Apr, pg 150
Salt fingers,
1986 Oct, pg 204
Salt oscillator,
1978 Oct, pg 179
Samara seeds,
1981 Oct, pg 226
Sand,
1982 Jan, pg 174
1982 Aug, pg 144
Sandcastles,
1982 Jan, pg 174
Sauce Bearnaise,
1979 Dec, pg 178
1981 Jan, pg 164
Scattering of alpha particles,
1986 Feb, pg 114
Scratches, scatter from,
1988 Aug, pg 100
Secondary flow,
1986 Feb, pg 114
Seismic waves,
1979 Jly, pg 152
Seismograph,
1979 Jly, pg 152
1979 Nov, pg 192
Shadowgrams,
1980 Feb, pg 158
1988 Sep, pg 132
Shadows,
1979 May, pg 172
1980 Dec, pg 230
1987 Jan, pg 120
1988 Jly, pg 116
1988 Sep, pg 132
Shape-memory alloys,
1986 May, pg 124
Shimmy, optical,
1988 Sep, pg 132
Ship waves,
1988 Feb, pg 124
Shock front,
1988 Sep, pg 132
Shock waves,
1981 Apr, pg 176
1981 Sep, pg 216
1988 Feb, pg 124
Shore science,
1982 Aug, pg 144
Shower curtain, motion of,
1988 Jun, pg 116
Singing in the shower,
1982 May, pg 170
Smokestack. breaking of,
1979, Feb, pg 158
'Snow' on television screen,
1980 Apr, pg 172
1980 May, pg 176
1988 Jan, pg 96
Soap bubbles,
1987 Aug, pg 104
1987 Sep, pg 108
Soap film,
1978 Sep, pg 232
1979 Jun, pg 188
1987 Aug, pg 104
Soaring,
1985 Mar, pg 122
Sound,
Acoustics.
Sparking,
1982 Jly, pg 146
1987 Dec, pg 138
1988 Apr, pg 114
Spatial filtering,
1982 Nov, pg 194
Speckle,
1982 Feb, pg 162
Spectral analysis,
1980 Jan, pg 150
1982 Jly, pg 146
1984 Jan, pg 138
Spectrophotometer,
1980 Jan, pg 150
Spectroscopes,
1980 Jan, pg 150
Spider thread,
1987 Sep, pg 108
Sports science,
1979 Mar, pg 162
1979 Apr, pg 180
1980 Jly, pg 150
1983 Jly, pg 124
1984 Mar, pg 138
1984 Sep, pg 215
1985 Mar, pg 122
1985 Jly, pg 122
1988 Mar, pg 110
Stacking schemes,
1984 Aug, pg 122
1985 Jun, pg 130
Steel, structure of,
1984 May, pg 148
Stereograms,
1978 Dec, pg 182
1982 Apr, pg 150
Stereoscopic vision,
1979 Jun, pg 188
1980 Feb, pg 158
1980 May, pg 176
1986 Nov, pg 134
1987 May, pg 122
Stress,
1983 Jun, pg 146
String figures,
1985, May, pg 138.
Stroboscopic effects,
1980 May, pg 176
1980 Nov, pg 198
1981 Apr, pg 176
1981 May, pg 174
1982 Oct, pg 184
1984 Feb, pg 136
1984 Dec, pg 130
Subjective figures,
1988 Jan, pg 96
Sugar glow,
1982 Jly, pg 146
Sugar water,
1982 Jly, pg 146
1986 Jan, pg 120
1986 Oct, pg 204
Sun glitter,
1985 Jun, pg 130
Sundial,
1980 Dec, pg 230
1981 May, pg 174
Sunlight, coherence of,
1982 Feb, pg 162
Sunsets,
1979 May, pg 172
Superballs,
1984 Sep, pg 215
1985 Mar, pg 122
1988 Oct, pg 140
Supercritical flow,
1981 Sep, pg 216
1984 Oct, pg 144
Supernumerary arcs,
1980 Jun, pg 174
Surface tension,
1978 Sep, pg 232
1979 Jun, pg 188
1979 Aug, pg 188
1982 Jan, pg 174
1983 Nov, pg 188
1983 Dec, pg 164
1984 Oct, pg 144
1985 Sep, pg 138
1987 Aug, pg 104
1987 Sep, pg 108
1987 Oct, pg 170
Surface waves,
1978 Oct, pg 179
.. T .... T .... T .... T .... T ..
Tape g]ow,
1982 Jly, pg 146
1987 Dec, pg 138
1988 Apr, pg 114
Tea circulation,
1986 Feb, pg 114
Teapot effect,
1984 Oct, pg 144
Telescope apparatus,
1979 Feb, pg 158
Television screen,
1980 Apr, pg 172
1980 May, pg 176
1980 Nov, pg 198
1984 Feb, pg 136
1988 Jan, pg 96
Thermodynamics,
1978 Jly, pg 152
1978 Aug, pg 140
1978 Oct, pg 179
1978 Dec, pg 182
1979 Jan, pg 152
1979 Nov, pg 192
1979 Dec, pg 178
1981 Jan, pg 164
1981 Dec, pg 172
1982 Oct, pg 184
1982 Dec, pg 162
1983 Jan, pg 130
1983 Feb, pg 146
1983 Apr, pg 132
1983 May, pg 162
1984 Apr, pg 150
1984 Jun, pg 146
1985 Apr, pg 140
1985 Aug, pg 114
1986 May, pg 124
1986 Jly, pg 114
1986 Oct, pg 204
1987 Feb, pg 134
1987 Apr, pg 122
1988 May, pg 114
1988 Jun, pg 116
1988 Aug, pg 100
Tiling,
1987 Jun, pg 122
Tippe Top,
1979 Oct, pg 172
1981 Mar, pg 182
Topology,
1985 May, pg 138
1987 Jun, pg 122
Tops,
1979 Oct, pg 172
1981 Mar, pg 182
Toys,
1978 Dec, pg 182
1979 Mar, pg 162
1979 Apr, pg 180
1979 Oct, pg 172
1981 Mar, pg 182
1985 Dec, pg 134
1986 Jan, pg 120
1986 Apr, pg 118
1988 Oct, pg 140
Traffic flow,
1983 Mar, pg 138
Tree. falling of,
1979 Nov, pg 192
Triboluminescence,
1982 Jly, pg 146
1987 Dec, pg 138
Trilobites,
1980 Mar, pg 184
Turbulence,
1984 Oct, pg 144
1986 Apr, pg 118
1987 Jly, pg 104
1988 Sep, pg 132
Tyndall figures,
1986 Jly, pg 114
.. V .... V .... V .... V .... V ..
Van der Waals force,
1979 Dec, pg 178
1981 Jun, pg 194
1982 Jan, pg 174
Velocity amplification,
1988 Oct, pg 140
Vibration,
1982 Sep, pg 206
Viscosity,
1978 Nov, pg 186
1981 Sep, pg 216
1983 Apr, pg 132
1983 May, pg 162
Vision,
1978 Aug, pg 140
1978 Dec, pg 182
1979 Jun, pg 188
1980 Feb, pg 158
1980 Apr, pg 172
1980 May, pg 176
1980 Nov, pg 198
1981 May, pg 174
1981 Jly, pg 176
1981 Dec, pg 172
1982 Feb, pg 162
1982 Apr, pg 150
1984 Feb, pg 136
1984 Mar, pg 138
1985 Feb, pg 122
1985 Mar, pg 122
1986 Mar, pg 112
1986 Sep, pg 114
1986 Nov, pg 134
1987 May, pg 122
1988 Jan, pg 96
1988 Nov, pg 138
Visual latency,
1980 May, pg 176
1981 Jly, pg 176
Voice,
1982 May, pg 170
Vortexes,
1978 Dec, pg 182
1979 Apr, pg 180
1988 Jly, pg 116
.. W .... W .... W .... W .... W ..
Wakes,
1988 Feb, pg 124
Water bells and sheets,
1979 Aug, pg 188
Water, cooling rate of,
1979 Jan, pg 152
1979 Oct, pg 172
1983 Apr, pg 132
Water insects,
1983 Nov, pg 188
1984 Feb, pg 136
Water, structure of,
1987 Feb, pg 134
Wave groups,
1983 Nov, pg 188
1984 Feb, pg 136
1988 Feb, pg 124
Waves,
1979 Aug, pg 188
1981 Apr, pg 176
1982 Aug, pg 144
1983 Nov, pg 188
1984 Feb, pg 136
1984 Dec, pg 130
1985 Jun, pg 130
1987 Jan, pg 120
1988 Feb, pg 124
Waves, chemical.
See Belousov reaction.
Weather patterns,
1985 Jan, pg 112
Whewell-Quetelet pattern,
1981 Aug, pg 146
Whispering gallery,
1978 Oct, pg 179
Wilberforce pendulum,
1985 Oct, pg 176
Wintergreen glow,
1982 Jly, pg 146
Wobbling,
1982 Oct, pg 184
.. Z .... Z .... Z .... Z .... Z ..

Z shot.
See Racquetball.
Zero-g experiments,
1986 Feb, pg 114
Zhabotinsky,
See Belousov reaction.

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