How Many States Of Matter Are There?

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Let us discuss states of matter. You know your states of matter don’t you? We have solids, liquids and gasses, and plasmas, quark-gluon plasmas, nuclear matter, bose-einstein condensates, neutronium, time crystals, and sand. Come to think of it, maybe I don’t know my states of matter. Or what a state of matter even is. Let’s see if we can figure it out.

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16 Comments:

  1. Hey Kids! Don’t forget to stay hydrated and drink your H2O rather than than the Dioxygen Monohydrogen (O2H) as seen at 3:22! Well, I guess it’s time to flip the old “Consecutive Episodes Without a Technical Error” Sign back to 0.

  2. Huston No Problem

    I had to laugh when “and sand”

  3. What is the state of matter in a singularity?

  4. States of matter are a matter of opinion.

  5. *Science joke:* Crowd of people likes to flow on the street as long as the sun comes and vaporizes it.

  6. Thanks, almost philosophical

  7. Wasn’t there also gel: a mix of liquid and solid? 🤔

  8. MonochromeWench

    Much the way small objects can have a big impact on fluid dynamics, carefully placed obstacles can have a biig impact on the flow of the human fluid

  9. One of the best videos on PBS!

  10. exactly the same emergent properties.

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