Category: Physics

A motorbike leaning to his left to make a left turn.

Why Does a Bike Lean in a Turn?

When a professional racer approaches a steep turn, he/she leans almost to the ground to make the turn. Have you ever tried to analyze the physics behind this? Why is it so important for a...

Hot air balloons rising amidst the clouds.

How Earth’s Atmosphere Leak into Space?

We all know that our earth’s atmosphere is more or less in a state of hydrostatic equilibrium. Which means, the force due to the pressure gradient in the atmosphere is peacefully balanced by the earth’s...