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SILLY PUTTY DEMONSTRATES BEHAVIOR OF ROCK<br />
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Silly Putty Stretches When Pulled Slowly<br />
The long term behavior of rock is much like that of Silly Putty, breaking like a brittle solid when sharply pulled and deforming and stretching when pulled slowly.  It also become softer & easier to deform when warmer.

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SILLY PUTTY DEMONSTRATES BEHAVIOR OF ROCK
(1 of 2)
Silly Putty Stretches When Pulled Slowly
The long term behavior of rock is much like that of Silly Putty, breaking like a brittle solid when sharply pulled and deforming and stretching when pulled slowly. It also become softer & easier to deform when warmer.

Copyright:© 2007 Richard Megna - Fundamental Photographs

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