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PERIODIC DISTURBANCE IN A COFFEE CUP<br />
Surface Wave Created By Vibration From Walking<br />
The vibration from walking creates a surface wave in the coffee cup. As the wave approaches the cup rim, liquid drags at the bottom and the crest spills over the top.

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PERIODIC DISTURBANCE IN A COFFEE CUP
Surface Wave Created By Vibration From Walking
The vibration from walking creates a surface wave in the coffee cup. As the wave approaches the cup rim, liquid drags at the bottom and the crest spills over the top.

Copyright:© 2002 Richard Megna - Fundamental Photographs

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