JFM Videos

Videos made by Tom for the Journal of Fluid Mechanics (JFM) blog.

How do Cloaking Devices Work?

How is Toothpaste made?

How do snakes catch their prey underwater?

Smelling Underwater with the Star-Nosed Mole

Natural Ventilation of Termite Mounds

How do Stinging Nettles Inject Poison?

Tracking Beetles using Sound

How do Jellyfish Sting?

How does Sea Ice affect Climate Change?

Fluid Mechanics Webinar: Promoting your Research in the Media (Social or otherwise)

Burning Oil at the North Pole

Listening to Tornadoes

Visualising Airflow around a Sail with Experiments and Simulations

How to reduce drag when cycling

Why shaking your head will NOT remove water from you ear

Cleaning up Oils Spills using Maths

Building Squid and Octopus Robots for Underwater Exploration

How do bees carry pollen?

Building bio-inspired vehicles to explore Mars

Simulating turbulence over canopies to improve air quality

How do dandelions spread their seeds?

How do citrus fruits create such a strong smell?

Levitating Objects on an Air Table

How do Insects Walk on Water?

How do Bubbles Freeze?

How Strong is an Avalanche?

Brazil Nut Effect in Avalanches and Cereal

Martin Fourcade: the Science behind the Olympic Biathlon Skiing Champion

How to Make Water Music – Slap, Plunge, Plow!

Vortex Ring Collisions and Transition to Turbulence

How does stone skipping work?

Air Pollution Risk of Cooking Oil Droplets