The Strange, Frictionless World of Superfluids

  • Жарияланды 2019 ж. 22 Сәу.
  • Imagine a cup of tea that doesn't obey the laws of physics, it pours out of the bottom of your cup while crawling up the sides to the top, and you'll have a pretty good picture of the ultracold phenomena of superfluids.
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  • SciShow
    SciShow  4 ай бұрын +123

    SciShow is supported by Go to to get 20% off of an annual Premium subscription.

    • Larisa Alin
      Larisa Alin 4 ай бұрын


    • Jacob Jerny
      Jacob Jerny 4 ай бұрын

      Wait if the superfluid never stops spinning does that mean there’s the potential for infinite energy?

    • Taskem Bin Rakum
      Taskem Bin Rakum 4 ай бұрын

      @Spear Shaker .

    • Marek Šťastný
      Marek Šťastný 4 ай бұрын +1

      The strange, bribe-full world of sponsorships.

    • The Radioactive Player
      The Radioactive Player 4 ай бұрын

      I have a theory for the theory of everything, but to compute both my and THE theory we will need to build a computer of such size that even life itself forms a part of its computation

  • Cosmic Rider
    Cosmic Rider 2 күн бұрын

    Has anyone seen this happen in apple juice?

  • Anika Tasnim
    Anika Tasnim 4 күн бұрын

    I wish I read the comments before watching the video for 5 minutes...... Then I would know.... They didn't show anything interesting....😣😣

  • son of Einstein
    son of Einstein 5 күн бұрын

    Please listen sci show I love you from deep core of my heart you people are genious ...

  • Canada First
    Canada First 8 күн бұрын

    no thumbs up

  • Noah Spurrier
    Noah Spurrier 18 күн бұрын

    Helium 4 doesn’t just behave like a boson; it is a boson.

  • Teemu Seppänen
    Teemu Seppänen 24 күн бұрын

    I have question for u. Make video of electrocatylicis. And how we could use it to produce energy, electricity seperates helium and oxygen for water. and if it could be used as Future energy production

  • Richard Jones
    Richard Jones 25 күн бұрын

    I know and understand everything now.....nothing more to do.

  • Emma 669
    Emma 669 27 күн бұрын

    After some time, there will be videos in my recommendation called "Spill the superfluid, sis!"

  • Tom Space
    Tom Space 29 күн бұрын

    Search KZclip for "The Elements in Six Dimensions"

  • Richard Deese
    Richard Deese 29 күн бұрын

    Thanks! It's fascinating to me that helium(s) 3 & 4 can behave like superconductors & Bose-Einstein condensates (respectively.) I imagine that math is tangled & simple & fun! We're discovering how things are connected, & that's good! :) Rikki Tikki.

  • Yourname942
    Yourname942 Ай бұрын +1

    would a superfluid be a good medium for perpetual energy?

  • Mogul DaMongrel
    Mogul DaMongrel Ай бұрын

    Batteries that never degrade....hah the battery industry has something to say about that.

  • BassAddicts Anonymous
    BassAddicts Anonymous Ай бұрын

    So no demonstration again guys.....

  • Dakoda Sanders
    Dakoda Sanders Ай бұрын

    So are superfluids just like macro-scale fermionic BECs?

  • Crimeny James
    Crimeny James Ай бұрын

    Helium 3 or 4?

  • Judgement Ravi
    Judgement Ravi Ай бұрын

    No centiments if so then split 👎👈😍

  • Wu Li
    Wu Li Ай бұрын

    Superfluidity can be thought of as evidence that, assuming 42 is as good it gets, we should be able to observe everything metamorphosing into one another in nonsensical fashions, expressing phase transitions and metamorphic effects in the process. For example, just in the last ten years physicists finally established the first model of 500 states of matter according to quantum mechanics, however, since then they've discovered a variety of types of matter that are completely outside the model, including photonic-matter. Electrons have been studied more than other types of particles, and their particle-like manifestation is long believed to be indivisible, while their wave-like has proven to be infinitely divisible. A recent experiment discovered quasi particles in a sample they were studying, that had the identical properties of an electron, begging the question of which one is the real electron. Among other implications, it means that superfluidity can be considered a form of dimension squeezing, and only occurs around absolute zero because the context is so humble, with so little happening, that it can express emergent behavior more easily.

    Just as a variety of superconductors have been discovered, we should find a variety of superfluids as well, and they should obey a complex multifractal equation that can express a sort of asymmetric-supersymmetry.

  • Oganesson gaming and stuff
    Oganesson gaming and stuff Ай бұрын

    Boring blocks of ice 🤣🤣🤣

  • -_- some guy
    -_- some guy Ай бұрын

    if what you said, they spin forever, then what if you could make that into a electrical current and gain energy from said forever spinning liquid? hydro electrical energy is similar since the rivers usually never stop flowing? I am waiting for someone to tell me i am wrong like always and i'll get back to mopping cleaning and yard work

  • Chris Boucher
    Chris Boucher 2 ай бұрын

    Mind... Boggled.

  • Chelsey Abbott
    Chelsey Abbott 2 ай бұрын

    Nature is so weird

  • VwertIX
    VwertIX 2 ай бұрын


  • Jacob Thomas
    Jacob Thomas 2 ай бұрын

    Wow i am official obsessed with super fluids! That is some "cool" physics!

  • Baserocklove
    Baserocklove 2 ай бұрын +1

    Omg! I'm trying to get off coffee so i tried a mug of -270 degree liquid helium this morning instead and it made a fricking huge mess and I couldn't for the life of me figure out what was going on.

  • Ciaran Archenoul
    Ciaran Archenoul 2 ай бұрын

    Is this the same guy on those psychology crash courses?

  • Damned Legion
    Damned Legion 2 ай бұрын

    Answer to everything is 42

  • Alicorn Trash
    Alicorn Trash 2 ай бұрын

    Imagine being chased down by a blob of superfluid

  • NetfIix
    NetfIix 3 ай бұрын

    Nowadays you can’t even learn stuff without a sponsor or advertisement

  • Garey seekerofknowledge
    Garey seekerofknowledge 3 ай бұрын

    So if it never stops spinning, doesn't that constitute perpetual motion?🤔

  • chcodog1357
    chcodog1357 3 ай бұрын

    I seriously thought he was exaggerating the examples in the beginning of the video.....I'm blown away

  • The Strangler
    The Strangler 4 ай бұрын

    Black hole: im the weirdest thing in universe
    Neutron star: hold on my strange matter

  • Vontos' Magic Murder Bag
    Vontos' Magic Murder Bag 4 ай бұрын

    Why is there no video of this phenomenon included?

  • Max Dagø
    Max Dagø 4 ай бұрын

    God made the Earth😂

  • melvin vs melly
    melvin vs melly 4 ай бұрын

    They never showed the superfluid, talked too damn much

  • Awss 1236
    Awss 1236 4 ай бұрын

    If they all move the same way why isn't it a non vibrating solid

  • Anton Bjerketorp
    Anton Bjerketorp 4 ай бұрын

    Superfluid in cup=perpetual motion machine?

  • Samuel Croll
    Samuel Croll 4 ай бұрын

    If aliens are at there, and they are good at really low levels, liquid helium is probably used as lotion

  • Devanshu Soneta
    Devanshu Soneta 4 ай бұрын +1

    Superfluid supports Communism😜

  • kinda a crusade
    kinda a crusade 4 ай бұрын

    long story sort dont put hylium in 3 degrees kelvin

  • Adrian metzler-holden
    Adrian metzler-holden 4 ай бұрын

    Can this super fluid be used for super sex lube? 🤔

  • Adrian metzler-holden
    Adrian metzler-holden 4 ай бұрын

    My brain is now a super fluid. Thanx.

  • Jim Nichols
    Jim Nichols 4 ай бұрын

    "Them helium atoms will totally go rouge" that right there is science being taught well.

  • Alice Taylor
    Alice Taylor 4 ай бұрын

    this dumb bish just learned so much! xx

  • bahbahbah
    bahbahbah 4 ай бұрын

    wow the sneaky transition to brilliant is brilliant

  • Furry Boi
    Furry Boi 4 ай бұрын +3

    What i mostly hear from molecular scientist or stuff like that

  • Joseph Alberici
    Joseph Alberici 4 ай бұрын

    If you stir you probably put enough energy in the system to heat it past 2 kelvin though?

  • Brennan McClelland
    Brennan McClelland 4 ай бұрын

    Bose-Einstein Condensates anyone?

  • Sasha Whitefur
    Sasha Whitefur 4 ай бұрын


  • suma rao
    suma rao 4 ай бұрын

    No lip sync right?

  • Calvinsky Malbert
    Calvinsky Malbert 4 ай бұрын +2

    liquid helium:how does matter work again?

  • Rory Kidd
    Rory Kidd 4 ай бұрын +1

    If you think about it a tricycle is just a unicycle with training wheels

  • Frenzy
    Frenzy 4 ай бұрын


  • Livelife8072
    Livelife8072 4 ай бұрын +1

    Huh. I’ve been on the Keto diet for 6 weeks and lost 21lbs without exercise. It’s been working great.

  • Aqua Sama
    Aqua Sama 4 ай бұрын +4

    the video title reminds me of kurzgesagt

  • Terry Thomas
    Terry Thomas 4 ай бұрын

    You're boring

  • Benedani
    Benedani 4 ай бұрын


  • oof man
    oof man 4 ай бұрын

    im a flat earther and i don't believe in cold because nasa mentions it

    • Richard Clark
      Richard Clark 4 ай бұрын

      Diogo moreira as it is only the absence of heat one could make the case that cold is a myth much like the flat earth

  • GalaxyOfReeses KIng
    GalaxyOfReeses KIng 4 ай бұрын

    Why are science KZcliprs so loud...?

  • Escanor Lion's Sin of Pride
    Escanor Lion's Sin of Pride 4 ай бұрын