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The Shockwaves On a Rain-Soaked Window Screen Are Wonderfully Unique

The Shockwaves On a Rain-Soaked Window Screen Are Wonderfully Unique
From Gizmodo - December 8, 2017

Throw a pebble into a still pond, and the shockwaves from the disturbance will ripple out in all directions in nearly perfect concentric circles. But disturb the fine mesh of a window screen thats soaked with rain or morning dew, and the shockwave will ripple out with a unique, four-pointed star pattern.

Backyard Scientists Kevin Kohler and BeyondSlowMotions Darren Dyk pointed a Phantom v1611 high-speed camera at a window screen that was freshly soaked with a garden hose, and then threw a block at it.

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