Wednesday, April 15, 2009

Rocket sleds redux

Phil Plait has fed my rocket sled appetite with coverage of a Mythbusters episode where they tried to find out if a head-on collision of two semis could fuse the metal together. Well, the myth was busted, but in a very entertaining manner. Here are the videos from two angles and in super slo-mo. If you like the slo-mo, you might also like a frame-by-frame replay.