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2nd Period Open-Mike Physics.
Gravity - What good is it?
'How did my Chinese ancestors keep from falling off the earth before Mr Newton invented gravity?'
The class was unusually quiet. Gribbins fingered his cane and coughed just once. Chalk-dust or asthma, nobody could tell. What was left of Jimmy Worthington sizzled quietly on the floor in front of the excimer laser...
The voltmeter is avaiable in black or grey, but not other colours.
'How many planets in out Solar System? Easy - all of them!'
'Dad, how come we know the speed of light but no mention of the speed of dark?'
'Money doesn't have wings, feet or wings. My dad says that nevertheless, it disappears with the speed of light.'
"A pop test on the sun. Whose bright idea was that?"
"Dad! I don't need a lecture on the physics behind it, just teach me how to do it!"
"Can you explain, why don't we all fly off into space?"