What happens when one gets cut by rusty object?

Answer Many people associate tetanus with rusty nails and other dirty objects, but any wound can be a source. Less common ways of getting tetanus are animal scratches and bites, surgical wounds, dental wo... Read More »

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What Happens When a Cold Front Meets a Warm Front?

A "front" is essentially a boundary. In meteorological terms, a warm front is the boundary line between a mass of warm air and the air surrounding it. By contrast, a cold front is the boundary line... Read More »

What happens when a lawn mower blade hits an object that it can't chop, move, or otherwise overcome?

When you hit a rough/hard object it will most likely bend the blade. The impact may be powerful enough to shear the flywheel key. They make the key in the flywheel very thin, and not very hard so... Read More »

What is the force that keeps an object in orbit?

Every object contains a gravitational field that exerts force on other objects. Massive bodies, such as planets, attract objects that revolve around them. Gravity and an object's sideways motion en... Read More »

How to Calculate the Force of a Falling Object?

Measure the force of a falling object by the impact the object makes when it stops falling. Assuming the object falls at the rate of Earth's regular gravitational pull, you can determine the force ... Read More »