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SPINLab video pairs music and science

SPINLab video pairs music and science

September 24, 2014

SPINLab scientists used a tank, a record player, and dye to create an exciting video that illustrates the formation of  Taylor columns.  These striking columns are fluid dynamics phenomenon that occur as fluid moves around an obstacle in a rotating system.  Check out the new video below: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=7GGfsW7gOLISPINLab video pairs music and science

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  • UCLA Earth, Planetary, and Space Sciences Colloquium
    October 2, 2014 - 4:00 pm
    UCLA, Geology 3656
    Speaker: Wendy Mao (Stanford Univ.)
    Title: Space, energy, time: a closer look at minerals at extreme conditions
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  • UCLA iPLEX Lunch
    October 3, 2014 - 12:00 pm
    UCLA, Geology 3814
    Speaker: David Jewitt (UCLA)
    Talk Title: Results from Rosetta
  • UCLA Space Physics Seminar
    October 3, 2014 - 3:30 pm
    UCLA, Geology 6704
    Speaker: Marco Velli (UCLA)
    Talk Title: Models of coronal heating and solar wind acceleration: the roles of turbulence and reconnection
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  • UCLA Astronomy Division Special Seminar
    October 6, 2014 - 7:00 pm
    UCLA, Haines 39
    Speaker: Jeffrey Bennett (Big Kid Science)
    Talk Title: Beyond UFOs: The Search for Extraterrestrial Life and its Astonishing Implications for Our Future
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  • UCLA Planetary Science Seminar
    October 9, 2014 - 12:00 pm
    UCLA, Slichter Hall 3853
    Speaker: David Goluskin (Univ. of Michigan)
    Talk Title: Connecting planetary jet flows and thermal emission variations: Reduced models of equatorial convect
  • UCLA EPSS Alumni Lecture
    October 9, 2014 - 5:30 pm
    UCLA Court of Sciences 76
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  • UCLA iPLEX Lunch
    October 10, 2014 - 12:00 pm
    UCLA, Geology 3814
    Speaker: Hisayoshi Yurimoto (Hokkudai Univ.)
    Talk Title: First results of He depth profiling in a Genesis solar wind sample
  • UCLA Space Physics Seminar
    October 10, 2014 - 3:30 pm
    UCLA, Geology 6704
    Speaker: Shanshan Li (UCLA)
    Talk Title: On the Generation and Expulsion of Plasmoids in Earth's Magnetotail
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  • UCLA Astrophysics Journal Club
    October 14, 2014 - 1:00 pm
    UCLA, PAB 4-330
    Speaker: Erika Nesvold (Univ. of Maryland, Baltimore County)
    Talk Title: Gaps, Warps, Rings and Collisions: How Planets Interact with Debris Disks
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  • UCLA Planetary Science Seminar
    October 16, 2014 - 12:00 pm
    UCLA, Slichter Hall 3853
    Speaker: Keith Julen (Univ. of Colorado - Boulder)
    Talk Title: TBD
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  • UCLA Astrophysics Colloquium
    October 22, 2014 - 3:30 pm
    UCLA, PAB 1-434
    Speaker: Evgenya Shkolnik (Lowell Observatory)
    Talk Title: Young Nearby Stars for Planet Hunting and Characterization
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  • UCLA Planetary Science Seminar
    October 23, 2014 - 12:00 pm
    UCLA, Slichter Hall 3853
    Speaker: Ivy Curren (UCLA)
    Talk Title: Ridge, fracture, and chaos terrain on Europa: Insights from analogue experiments
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    October 23, 2014 - 12:30 pm
    UCLA< PAB 4-330
    Speaker: Derek Schaeffer (UCLA)
    Talk Title: Generation of Collisionless Shocks by a Laser-Driven Magnetic Piston
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  • UCLA iPLEX Lunch
    October 24, 2014 - 12:00 pm
    UCLA, Geology 3814
    Speaker: Martin Elvis (Harvard-Smithsonian Center for Astrophysics)
    Talk Title: Astronomy and Asteroid Mining
  • UCLA Space Physics Seminar
    October 24, 2014 - 3:30 pm
    UCLA, Geology 6704
    Speaker: Stefan Kiehas (UCLA)
    Talk Title: ARTEMIS observations of flux ropes/time dependent reconnection model
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  • UCLA Planetary Science Seminar
    October 30, 2014 - 12:00 pm
    UCLA, Geology 3814
    Speaker: Konstantin Batygin (Caltech)
    Talk Title: Jupiter¹s Grand Attack
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    October 30, 2014 - 4:00 pm
    UCLA, PAB 1-434
    Speaker: Michael Fitzgerald (UCLA)
    Talk Title: Revealing Planet Formation through High-Contrast Imaging of Exoplanets and Circumstellar Debris
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  • UCLA iPLEX Lunch
    October 31, 2014 - 12:00 pm
    UCLA, Geology 3814
    Speaker: Jennifer Yee (Harvard-Smithsonian Center for Astrophysics)
    Talk Title: Microlensing: Understanding Planets Beyond the Snow Line
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    October 31, 2014 - 3:30 pm
    UCLA, Geology 6704
    Speaker: James Weygand (UCLA)
    Talk Title: Omega Bands: An auroral enigma
 

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