Euler's Disk

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  • Published on Jun 15, 2019
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    LEARN MORE ABOUT EULER'S DISK:
    Matt Parker's great video about the ratio between spin-rate and precession-rate for the disk: thexvid.com/video/8pSLffliCk0/video.html
    www.real-world-physics-problems.com/eulers-disk.html
    www.thepocketlab.com/educators/lesson/investigating-spinning-coin-euler-disk-problem
    Moffat's famous article on the finite time singularity of an Euler's Disk: www.physics.princeton.edu/~mcdonald/examples/Euler_Moffatt.pdf
    response to Moffat: ruina.tam.cornell.edu/research/topics/miscellaneous/comments_on_moffatts_disk.pdf
    en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Euler%27s_Disk
    www.reddit.com/r/askscience/comments/1v2y4f/how_does_a_eulers_disk_work/
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  • Riot4Peace
    Riot4Peace 4 hours ago

    The Bizarre Behavior of Rotating Bodies, Explained watch?v=1VPfZ_XzisU

  • Riot4Peace
    Riot4Peace 5 hours ago

    I swear to you this; a couple months ago, I spun a penny on a glass top table and, it came to a stop standing on end.... I about flipped out. I never thought that possible.

  • Yakub Karaoğlan
    Yakub Karaoğlan 14 hours ago

    2:03 What have I done wrong in my life?

  • Arno Does Various Things

    Michael reminds me of my grandad explaining random things to me in detail for next to no reason.

  • impoorAF
    impoorAF Day ago

    Michael said toy, he is going to be fined $42,000

  • A_Pufferfish
    A_Pufferfish 2 days ago

    When the disc started spinning I heard words.

  • HellRaider _
    HellRaider _ 4 days ago +1

    "Oiler". Okay i always thought it spelled "ewwler"

  • Soul Stealer草薙
    Soul Stealer草薙 4 days ago

    Watch the first 17(or just as the dark music starts coming in) seconds then go to 2:05

  • Julian Medrano
    Julian Medrano 4 days ago +2

    *2:08** When that weird kid takes your chicken nugget and eats it in front of you*

  • Basty
    Basty 4 days ago

    2:15 found this on the deep web

  • Atharva Purohit
    Atharva Purohit 5 days ago

    Anyone else had a Mandela effect kind of thing with this channels two names DONG and DING? I always thought it was DING when it was DONG but turns out it was DONG all along. now it’s DING...

  • The N Word pass
    The N Word pass 5 days ago

    *"This is fun"*

  • DJMewMew
    DJMewMew 5 days ago

    It’s spelt disc if it’s a cd or dvd and disk if it’s a hard disk

  • Kekky
    Kekky 5 days ago

    So Euler is pronounced "oiler".
    I thought it was "yuler"

  • Matthew Roy
    Matthew Roy 5 days ago

    Thought this was a bad porno for about the first ten seconds

  • skapity bap
    skapity bap 5 days ago

    This is a scary video

  • boigamer543 MC
    boigamer543 MC 5 days ago

    Michael is just like
    👁 👁
    👅
    💰

  • jordan haas
    jordan haas 6 days ago +2

    It took me like 5 seconds to realize he was looking up at me

  • Matias Jordal
    Matias Jordal 6 days ago

    Did he not blink for almost 2 min straight? 1:22

  • Qreno
    Qreno 6 days ago

    Am I the only one who thought the thumbnail was a spaghetti?

  • Antivirus
    Antivirus 7 days ago +1

    Michael, stop exploiting the physics engine of our universe. stuff is supposed to fall down

  • Diaper Man
    Diaper Man 7 days ago

    How many Chanel’s do you host !!!

  • Gungywimp
    Gungywimp 8 days ago +1

    "Unless I spin it perfectly, such that it never tilts"
    "It's been specifically designed to lose energy as slowly as possible"
    "It's a trade secret"

    Is this a Jojo reference?

  • Caleb Carrier
    Caleb Carrier 8 days ago +1

    Michal had a stroke during the spinning

  • Michael Exman
    Michael Exman 9 days ago

    interesting gaze it reminds me fir some reason reminds me of a pow trying to pass on a msg

  • Michael Exman
    Michael Exman 9 days ago

    i feel like you have lost your enthusiasm that the fire is gone

  • Kerbal madness Gaming

    5:31 -- the only acceptable way to teach orbital mechanics

  • Real Emolga
    Real Emolga 9 days ago

    1:21 - 2:30

  • Crey
    Crey 9 days ago

    I want one

  • Lief Theorine
    Lief Theorine 10 days ago +2

    Huh! Seems like physics toys would have a harder time keeping secrets, no? After all, enough math and experiments would discover them!
    Also, as a communist I must say it's gross to keep "trade secrets". I understand why it is done under our CURRENT economic system but this would be inexcusable under socialism and/or communism and both would rightly call for the death and revelations of the originator! Hail Satan. Cthulhu R'lyeh.

    • Lief Theorine
      Lief Theorine 10 days ago +1

      Ah.. in before any lazy persons whine about my injecting politics into a science video: EVERYTHING is political, including understanding the real world for what it is.
      We would have nothing but caves and fire if not for industrious workers like me and you! Politics determines what actions are taken by the rich(read and literally the wealthy ruling class) and us, the workers. Did I mention I am a communist? We already rule the world, it takes only our combined action to take it!!!
      Ph'nglui mglw'nafh Cthulhu R'lyeh ftaghn!!!

  • Hayden Gaffey
    Hayden Gaffey 10 days ago

    2:00 THERE IN THE TREES

  • Alamkan Countryball
    Alamkan Countryball 10 days ago +1

    it sounded like a train approaching with a machine gun firing out the window at the end.

  • How to with a fortnite rip Off

    Hey want to play with my toys

  • BANDITO_DORITO
    BANDITO_DORITO 11 days ago

    10:18 beyblade let it rip

  • Eckzahn4
    Eckzahn4 12 days ago

    That sound drives me crazy

  • Gav C
    Gav C 12 days ago +1

    We just watched a plastic disk spin for 5 minutes

  • CAPS FOR A BETTER WORLD
    CAPS FOR A BETTER WORLD 13 days ago +1

    Please call us dingalings more

  • Scorpian Code
    Scorpian Code 14 days ago +1

    That ending cycle was absolute brain candy.

  • Kaegan Thornhill
    Kaegan Thornhill 15 days ago +1

    Sounds like when grandpaw fire up the old tracker at 6AM.

  • predator H2O
    predator H2O 17 days ago +1

    3:06 How I love to find such murderus looks hidden in the frames.

  • Toby Welsh
    Toby Welsh 17 days ago

    Will you be getting more eulers disks in stock anytime soon?

  • Hayden Frank
    Hayden Frank 18 days ago

    very nice edits on the penny section

  • Ultra Ultimator
    Ultra Ultimator 18 days ago

    2:23 *Initiating Warp Sequence*

  • Elvi Hila
    Elvi Hila 19 days ago

    His face thou when the maichel toys logo appears

  • Yeetus The Feetus
    Yeetus The Feetus 19 days ago

    I'm surprised this isnt a meme.

  • dawidePl
    dawidePl 20 days ago

    Nobody:
    Michael: 2:24

  • D4V1D B01
    D4V1D B01 20 days ago

    What if he accidentally swallowed the penny while he was talking during the intro.

  • Jack Kontny
    Jack Kontny 20 days ago

    It baffles me that you didn’t mention helicopters when doing a video on gyroscopic precession

  • you wouldn't get it
    you wouldn't get it 22 days ago +1

    Wtf

  • Riley Borkowski
    Riley Borkowski 23 days ago

    1:23 when i drop a bowl at 1:35 am

  • FloatingCookie
    FloatingCookie 24 days ago +1

    “Hello dingalings”
    I feel attacked.

  • PearDrawsStuff
    PearDrawsStuff 25 days ago

    I mis dong

  • Raspian Kiado
    Raspian Kiado 25 days ago

    2:15 This sound out of context to one of my "car" friends.
    "That is the smoothest sounding engine I've ever heard."

    • coattanimous
      coattanimous 20 days ago

      Raspian Kiado Why are you friends with cars

  • The Real Pepe
    The Real Pepe 26 days ago

    What....happened...to Michael? That thousand yard stare...

  • James Schlott
    James Schlott 26 days ago

    *Michael takes penny out of mouth*
    wait, that's illegal

  • SuperToast08 _
    SuperToast08 _ 26 days ago

    The disk gave me anxiety

  • Sparrow The Sissy
    Sparrow The Sissy 26 days ago

    This video made all the physics crystal clear, and mad shoutouts to whoever figured out the math for that Euler's disk. That thing is incredible.

  • Kiara Jewel
    Kiara Jewel 26 days ago

    17:46 pretty, pretty cool

  • Bearded potato
    Bearded potato 27 days ago

    You’re scaring me

  • CatsInBOOTS 666
    CatsInBOOTS 666 27 days ago +2

    But how did he spin the penny so easily