Unmixing Color Machine (Ultra Laminar Reversible Flow) - Smarter Every Day 217

  • Am 22 Mai 2019 veröffentlicht
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  • SmarterEveryDay
    SmarterEveryDay  Vor 3 Monate +988

    If you're interested in seeing a stationary tripod shot here's one on the second channel. Consider subscribing to the second channel while you're over there.

    • Justin Tounsi
      Justin Tounsi Vor 2 Monate

      I speak french and you are saying Couette pretty right!

      Also À Ç É È Ö!!!!!!!!!!!

    • Andrew Chen
      Andrew Chen Vor 2 Monate

      9999turn challenge

    • Arshaam Kabeer
      Arshaam Kabeer Vor 2 Monate

      Will that work with honey

    • I-Love-CO Mountains
      I-Love-CO Mountains Vor 2 Monate

      Re: the book, also look up Mumia Abu Jamal and Leonard Peltier

    • Bill Keith Channel
      Bill Keith Channel Vor 3 Monate

      You should be wearing gloves handling all that mercury.

  • gabriel mesa
    gabriel mesa Vor 3 Stunden

    He did 6 not 7

  • Sharanyan Wasu
    Sharanyan Wasu Vor 16 Stunden

    Some how i was thinking that if we keep rotating it in one direction it will go back to its position

  • Pierre R.
    Pierre R. Vor 2 Tage

    This is completly crazy

  • John Doe
    John Doe Vor 4 Tage

    He’s a witch

  • chun tse
    chun tse Vor 4 Tage

    looks like the surface of Jupiter, except of the vertexes.

  • pug lover
    pug lover Vor 5 Tage

    I'm triggered he did 6 and not 7 on the first one oof

  • Antareep Gogoi
    Antareep Gogoi Vor 8 Tage

    it's called low Reynolds number flow

  • chasendash Green
    chasendash Green Vor 9 Tage


  • Gary Zhang
    Gary Zhang Vor 9 Tage


  • Logan Grove
    Logan Grove Vor 9 Tage

    He's talking to the photos like he went to middle school with them lol

  • Daddy
    Daddy Vor 9 Tage

    This guy comes from a long line of well off people. Shame.

  • neverdieadam
    neverdieadam Vor 10 Tage

    Would it still work if the speed of the cranks was increased by 5 and reversed at the same speed. Which then the question to be asked is what is the breaking point???.... something to think on.

  • Cassendra Busch
    Cassendra Busch Vor 10 Tage

    So cool i am glad my dad showed me this channel.

  • you tou
    you tou Vor 10 Tage

    I love hearing life lessons from weapon makers

  • alexander williams
    alexander williams Vor 11 Tage +6

    Who else is here from numberphile?

  • Brett Delgado
    Brett Delgado Vor 12 Tage +1

    I follow a lot of your videos. I absolutely love science. Recently my life has been in for lack of a better term - turbulent- This video was a small inspiration for me to make me wonder again if I can methodically correct things and be the great human I know I am. :(. Thanks your a great person

  • Pyro
    Pyro Vor 14 Tage

    Ctrl + Z

  • Charli Star
    Charli Star Vor 15 Tage

    This was absolutely incredible.... never knew you could do this.... 😊💗

  • Don Fillenworth
    Don Fillenworth Vor 17 Tage

    This is very cool M! Thanks for sharing.

  • Waleed Yousif
    Waleed Yousif Vor 19 Tage

    Smart , humble , father, and a kind guy..

  • RNAV
    RNAV Vor 19 Tage

    Hey man, I think you'd find Klien Bottles interesting, check it out! 🤡

  • xrmk 889900
    xrmk 889900 Vor 20 Tage

    most unexpected result 🙊

  • Isaac Thomas
    Isaac Thomas Vor 20 Tage

    If you play the video backwards, it’s exactly the same.

  • Dheeman Saha
    Dheeman Saha Vor 22 Tage

    Corn syrup has a very high density. Can this be done with less denser fluid

  • Rick Terscale
    Rick Terscale Vor 22 Tage

    Awesome! Mind blowing!!! I think I just shot my laminar flow. :P

  • Lordodragonss
    Lordodragonss Vor 28 Tage

    Can you do video about how purple is a lie and kids are learning BAD PRIMARY COLORS?

  • Akshin Prashar
    Akshin Prashar Vor Monat

    Ur ejaculation is a laminar flow...lamo

  • Thomas Mairey
    Thomas Mairey Vor Monat

    My Man Couette !

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  • HPTC 69
    HPTC 69 Vor Monat +1

    He is soo happy! 😍😍😋😅

  • Christian Foley
    Christian Foley Vor Monat

    So noone sees the parallels between this an the accretion disc on the exterior of a black hole?

  • Code Designs Inc.
    Code Designs Inc. Vor Monat +1

    When spun 7 times, it begins to look like the rings of clouds on Jupiter. I wonder if this is the principal that has occurred? Amazing video as always Destin. :)

  • phil w
    phil w Vor Monat

    Does it still work if you turn it fast?

  • Gryphon Arms USA
    Gryphon Arms USA Vor Monat

    Ok. Mind blown. Thank you.

  • Gandalf1783
    Gandalf1783 Vor Monat

    "Do not fast Forward the Video"

  • emi li
    emi li Vor Monat


  • Sebastian Bruun
    Sebastian Bruun Vor Monat +2

    Who TF dislikes this video?!

    • Rick Terscale
      Rick Terscale Vor 22 Tage

      Monet fans. They love missing colors. To see colors unmixed is an abomination to them.

  • Vik555
    Vik555 Vor Monat +1

    ultra laminar flow proves that time is an illusion

  • KnirpsApollo 213
    KnirpsApollo 213 Vor Monat

    WHO also fast forward?

  • Memes n Shet
    Memes n Shet Vor Monat

    1:00 For some reason that sped up part of filling up was so satisfying to me,i rewinded many times

  • MassiveTrackHunter
    MassiveTrackHunter Vor Monat

    That was a very cool experiment!!
    I would think setting this up to have a firmly controlled speed for the 7 turns, both ways, should minimize the striations a lot.
    Speed changes could cause different amounts of shear, if the ink viscosity is thinner/thicker than the syrup?

  • Andy Keskimaki
    Andy Keskimaki Vor Monat

    Is that the same Taylor as in the Taylor series from calculus class?

  • MaQuGo119
    MaQuGo119 Vor Monat

    Thanks Pres Trump for Fiorst Step Act!

  • Gal Magen
    Gal Magen Vor Monat

    Hey! i think that when you use your have you create variation in the rotational speed, therefore, when you go back the colors doesn't have the same shape like you started.
    can you try to use DC motor to rotate the handle?
    i think that you can have more rotations like that.
    keep doing videos! i'm following you for few years now and i'm exited with every video you make!

  • Andii Kohring
    Andii Kohring Vor Monat

    Wait... That's illegal

  • Archana koul
    Archana koul Vor Monat

    SmarterEveryday I just love you so much. My love for science is just getting deeper with your videos. I love it. You are doing a great great job. 😍

  • Sarah Stellar
    Sarah Stellar Vor Monat


  • Travis Pisani
    Travis Pisani Vor Monat +1

    So you're telling me if I reverse time I can get my life back in order?

  • Travis Pisani
    Travis Pisani Vor Monat

    When you add the food colororing do they have to be at different distances (between the wheel and the glass) or can they all be even?

  • Texas Cowboy
    Texas Cowboy Vor Monat +1

    He only rotated it six time's

  • Bryce Welker
    Bryce Welker Vor Monat

    Absolutely coolest and best experiment. I love your videos

  • Isidora Lily
    Isidora Lily Vor Monat


  • Dragan Crnogorac
    Dragan Crnogorac Vor Monat

    You gotta do it live, I believe you but my brain is twisted like colour in corn syrup.

  • Masaharu Morimoto
    Masaharu Morimoto Vor Monat

    "What do you do when you do the thing you always wanted to do?" You go in the bathroom and relieve yourself LOL

  • Haiyan Qu
    Haiyan Qu Vor Monat

    This is great!! Thank you so much for the education!!

  • sighage
    sighage Vor Monat

    Last sentences were real philosophical...

  • James Samples
    James Samples Vor Monat

    Great video, GREAT MESSAGE!

  • IfYouReadThisYouAre Retarded

    6:26 thank you this means a lot in so many ways.

  • J B
    J B Vor Monat

    This is great! Thanks Destin! Just sub'd and binged all your laminar flow vids! Love it!