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Insane: Arcattack: Faraday Fun- Imperial March

I once read about a demonstration given by Walter Lewin at MIT where he backs his head up against a wall, pulls a heavy weight on a pendulum up against his chin and lets it go. He then holds his head in the same position as the weight swings away and then back, coming to within an inch of his chin, because he trusts that the laws of physic are real and accurate¬†(it’s toward the end of the video). I think this video one-ups him…