The Principle of Buoyancy

When will objects float and when will they sink? Learn how buoyancy works with blocks. Arrows show the applied forces, and you can modify the properties of the blocks and the fluid.

Check it out with this simulation:

 

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Posted on November 4, 2011, in Matter, Resources. Bookmark the permalink. Leave a comment.

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