The Physics of the Boston Molasses Flood [video]

Building on her earlier fluid-dynamics research about the Boston Molasses Flood, Nicole Sharp made this new video:

For more of the history of that flood see Cara Giamo’s “The Boston Molasses Flood Is Worth Taking Seriously” in Atlas Obscura, and Jennifer Ouelette’s “Incredible physics behind the deadly 1919 Boston Molasses Flood” in New Scientist.