Physics Friday: Settling the Unstoppable Force vs. Immovable Object debate

MinutePhysics animation adds to the ongoing Internet debate


The latest animated physics video from Henry Reich's MinutePhysics YouTube channel tackles the question of what happens when an unmovable objects meets an unstoppable force?


Of course, in physics nothing is that easy to explain, so we get details on how nothing is actually unmovable or unstoppable, and in the end there's some stuff about infinite energy, time travel and objects that would pass through each other:

You know it's a Friday when your brain stops working 30 seconds into a MinutePhysics video. Time to get some more caffeine.

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