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skaife

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Date Signed Up:9/23/2010
Last Login:7/13/2016
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#18 - And here we see the differences of getting a story across betw…  [+] (7 new replies) 06/13/2013 on Rock +91
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#107 - Athkore (06/13/2013) [-]
Well, just for information - that's not /b/.
#156 - skaife (06/13/2013) [-]
Really? Out of curiosity, what board would it be? I mean, sounds pretty random.
#80 - anon (06/13/2013) [-]
Yeah, I guess OP is a pretty dumb username.
#64 - anon (06/13/2013) [-]
I guess skaife is a pretty cool username.
#31 - fuckyosixtyminutes (06/13/2013) [-]
Makes you wonder why half this site (when E3 is in town anyway) is screenshots of one or the other. Two distinct groups of fanboys, or the same people thumbing them both up?
#22 - anon (06/13/2013) [-]
.......It's a Supernatural reference.
#20 - turretbuddy (06/13/2013) [-]
And seeing as how fj is tumblr now...

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#84 - Pretty sure my brain doesn't remember any of it's dreams in th… 06/13/2013 on Well now +2
#2 - funny comment not circled with thick red line, 2/10 would not … 06/12/2013 on Halt you have... +53
#6 - That guy really wants to get laid. 06/09/2013 on Abstinence +1
#24 - So someone doesn't like grape 06/06/2013 on Grape 0
#8 - Picture 06/02/2013 on Like a tetris block +2
#173 - Too many times has an innocent spoon found its way to the bott… 05/23/2013 on British Problems +2
#2 - CINNAMON NO! CINNAMON NO, BACK OH GOD 05/18/2013 on Bear arms +7
#5 - Aint having that bitch who disliked all the comments. 05/18/2013 on Dave +83
#109 - The thing that sticks them to the ceiling is tiny hairs on the…  [+] (3 new replies) 05/17/2013 on Priorities 0
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#110 - iamthedeigner (05/17/2013) [-]
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True, but friction is calculated by the Normal Force times the coefficient of friction, static or what have you. The Normal force only applies when the surface is pushing away from the surface in this equation. As the gecko is hanging, the wall is not exerting an outward normal force, so our conventional use of static friction doesn't apply. It would use some other adhesion principle, completely different from what we call friction, same way that glue sticking isn't really friction.

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#127 - kmang (05/17/2013) [-]
the gecko is simply a hanging mass
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#128 - iamthedeigner (05/17/2013) [-]
Right, in the same way that tension has nothing to do with non-molecular friction.