Gas Powered Vortex Cannon

Posted By Ben Goulding, 29 July, 2009 | permalink

We all know the story of the three little pigs…the big bad wolf huffs and puffs to try to blow their houses down, OK, you get the picture. But can a blast of air really knock down such materials? Well, Jem Stansfield, from the BBC’s Bang Goes The Theory show, created a vortex cannon to recreate the fairy tale. Check it out!


(Youtube Link)

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teratips July 30, 2009

nice experience to watch video, but what is your blog’s niche?

Ben Goulding July 30, 2009

Thanks teratips. The niche is phenomena – ‘an extraordinary event/development.’ The site is a directory of phenomena.

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