How fast is a race horse?

How fast is a race horse?

Kingston Rule goes head-to-head with Usain Bolt and a cheetah The Melbourne Cup, Australia‚Äôs biggest horse race, takes place this week. Here, we take a…

The secrets of a ‘pit stop’

The secrets of a 'pit stop' Watch and discover the secrets of a pit stop in a Formula 1 team. What I like: Multiple perspectives:…

Tornadoes

How tornadoes form The most destructive and deadly tornadoes come from huge supercell thunderstorms, which have air that rises from the ground into the bottom…

The Oil Spill: Wildlife at Risk

The Oil Spill: Wildlife at Risk The oil spill from a deepwater well is threatening various birds and marine mammals along the Louisiana coast. The…
Air brake system

Air brake system

Diagram of the system used in heavy trucks and fire vehicles. View the interactive graphic
Lightning: a step-by-step process

Lightning: a step-by-step process

Lightning: a step-by-step process Capable of lighting up the night sky, a lightning strike is the result of complex interactions of electrical charges within a…