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In a container, liquid can be levitated over a layer of gas by shaking the container up and down because the repeated, upward jerking motion keeps fluid from dripping into the air below.
TOY BOATS FLOAT UPSIDE DOWN UNDERNEATH A LAYER OF LEVITATED LIQUIDMARIA TEMMINGSEPTEMBER 2, 2020SCIENCE NEWS
That would be a heartbreaking experience for anyone to go through, and I’m so sorry that this jerk betrayed your trust like that.
SOCIAL MEDIA FEELS INCREASINGLY TOXIC. WHAT DO I DO?BLAIR BRAVERMANAUGUST 29, 2020OUTSIDE ONLINE
Bill Gates was widely considered to come off like an evasive jerk in his testimony at the time … Which means he is now perfectly positioned to help Jeff Bezos learn from his mistakes in the Amazon titan’s first appearance before Congress.
The Narendra Modi government’s knee jerk decision to curtail ties with China overnight could cost India heavily.
INDIA WILL NEED TO STEP UP IF IT WANTS TO AVOID CHINESE MONEY FOR ITS INFRASTRUCTURE PROJECTSNIHARIKA SHARMAJULY 3, 2020QUARTZ
A twist, a sudden jerk, and it was Black Hood who had the signal device now.
Here the little dogs sit and bark and jerk, ready to dodge into their hole in a moment.
It made the skin jerk and pull as if he were trying to get rid of an itch without using his hand.
He said nothing, however, but he went over and gave the bell cord a violent jerk.
THE AMAZING INTERLUDEMARY ROBERTS RINEHART
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