Crazy Lake Experiment


1 tablespoon of olive oil destroys half an acre of waves on this lake. What The Physics?!
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Try a mini version of this at home:


Host, Writer, Animator, Editor:
Greg Kestin

From the producers of PBS NOVA
© WGBH Educational Foundation

Funding provided by FQXi

Special thanks:
Tyler Howe
Ari Daniel
Lissy Herman
Kurt Kolasinski
David Allara
Patrick Lake
Ryan Mckell
Lauren Aguirre
Kristine Allington
Anna Rothschild
Allison Eck
Lauren Miller
Peter Behroozi
Fred Behroozi
Daniel Rosenberg
Kesto Productions


Music provided by APM:
C’est La Vie
Magician’s Waltz a
Little Jynx
Aquatic Flora

Sound effects:

Burnt Biscotti (Anna Ginsberg)
Gangster Benjamin Franklin from Compton (Philip Taylor)

Stock footage:
sea_waves_prores – Pond5

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