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Physics in Action: Granular Materials Feature Summary

Granular Materials
Visit the Physics Central page Granular Materials to find out about the physics of sand on a beach or grain in a silo. Despite the fact that these systems are all around us, they're not fully understood, and research has turned up some interesting surprises that you can see in this article. Check out the interesting images.
November 1, 2004 - December 1, 2004