TITLE

The flight of a beer bubble from first principles

AUTHOR(S)
Coghlan, Andy
PUB. DATE
November 1991
SOURCE
New Scientist;11/9/91, Vol. 132 Issue 1794, p24
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Focuses on the principle of physics as applied to beer bubbles. Shape of the bubbles of carbon dioxide which give beer its fizz; Description of the physics of beer bubbles from Neil Shafer and Richard Zare of Stanford University in California; Identification of surfactant added to beer as the cause of the foamy head formed in the surface.
ACCESSION #
10553036

 

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