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Drop (liquid)

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For other uses of "raindrop", see Raindrops (disambiguation). Water drops falling from a tap. File:Water droplet surviving an attempt to be cut by a knife.ogv Play media. Surface tension p...

Are raindrops tear-shaped? USGS's Water Science School site.

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Dec 9, 2015 ... Are raindrops shaped like teardrops? The USGS water drip icon, Drippy, who is in the shape of a drip Let me introduce myself - I am Drippy, the ...

The Shape of a Raindrop | Precipitation Education

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This article teaches how a drop of rain changes shape as it falls through the atmosphere.This website, presented by NASA's Global Precipitation Measurement ...

The Shape of Raindrops - Princeton University

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cartoonist to draw a falling raindrop, his picture will be dead wrong. Without fail he will give it the streamlined shape commonly known as the teardrop.

Raindrops shaped like hamburger bun, scientists discover - Telegraph

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Feb 12, 2014 ... The teardrop shape of a raindrop has been accepted as fact for generations and has even inspired songwriters over the years from Dee Clark ...

Are raindrops tear-shaped? | The Why Files

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May 3, 2010 ... While some cartoons and some science diagrams draw raindrops in that shape, raindrops are neither tear-shaped nor spherical. Due to the ...

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Dec 5, 2013 ... Coconut Science Lab: http://www.coconutsciencelab.com In reality, raindrops are not teardrop-shaped, but flattened due to motion through the ...

The Shape of Raindrops - The Infinite Spider

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Jul 14, 2015 ... The Size and Shape of Raindrops. How many times have you seen a drawing of a raindrop as something that looks like a drip from a faucet?

fluid dynamics - Why is raindrop spherical in shape? - Physics Stack ...

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Aug 18, 2015 ... As the topic suggests why the raindrop is spherical in shape? Why it is not triangular or bipyramidal or tetrahedral? Is centre of mass or density ...

Rain isn't teardrop shaped - SailingIssues

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Raindrops are round and are not shaped like teardrops.

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True Shape of Raindrop Revealed in New Video - LiveScience

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Feb 12, 2014 ... Raindrops are shaped like teardrops, right? The idea of the teardrop-shaped raindrop has persisted in popular culture, but it is actually not true.

The Real Shape of Raindrops (NOT Tear-Shaped)

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Contrary to popular belief, raindrops are not shaped like tear drops. They're shaped more like hamburger buns.

Bad Rain

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The artistic representation of raindrop as presented by popular culture is that of a ... Small raindrops (radius < 1 mm) are spherical; larger ones assume a shape ...