In which we feel the force

It’s amazing what you can buy off the internet these days.

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5 Responses to In which we feel the force

  1. cromercrox says:

    Pathetic. For those prices I’d expect a weak nuclear force with extra Z0 bosons thrown in.

  2. They were having a sale on magnetism but I didn’t find it to be very attractive.

  3. Laurence Cox says:

    Weirdly, when I Google for van der waals forces, I don’t get any adverts for Amazon masquerading as hits. Perhaps it’s because I haven’t bought anything from them for ages after I discovered they were registering all their British (and I guess other EU) sales in Luxembourg to avoid paying tax in this country. This is how The Guardian describes what they did:

    http://www.theguardian.com/technology/2012/apr/04/amazon-fulfilment-less-tax-uk-activities

  4. cromercrox says:

    They were having a sale on magnetism but I didn’t find it to be very attractive.

    Why? Did they have a monopole-y?

  5. This biologist is now stumped. I just twigged it. And now I think it’s time to leaf.