How physics sunk the Titanic

The iceberg wasn't the only thing that took down the Titanic, explains Yale University materials scientist Anissa Ramirez. Instead, cold temperatures in the icy North Atlantic changed the behavior of the materials that made up the boat — changes that reduced the ocean liner's ability to withstand a head-on iceberg collision.

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  1. ghostly1

    Physics has been deeply involved in every murder the universe has ever had.

    It's history's greatest monster!

  2. Boundegar

    Well it kind of had to be physics, unless perhaps it was magic. But I'm leaning toward physics.

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