Fairy Tail- Wendy vs. Sherria

Fairy Tail episode 169 Wendy vs Sherria Wendy Marvel the sky dragon slayer and Sherria Blendy the sky god slayer can as part of their magic eat air to regain their strength.  During their match in episode 169 Wendy vs Sherria, the girls both choose to eat air to regain their strength.  As they are Read More …

Who is the strongest Esper in A Certain Magical Index

The Strongest Esper Power in A Certain Magical Index   Welcome class.  A Certain Magical Index and its sister series A Certain Scientific Railgun are filled with super-powered individuals called espers.  Esper is shorthand for a person with extra-sensory perception, the ability to use a so-called sixth sense.  This sense is information gained outside of Read More …

Gundam Seed- Phase Shift Armor

Phase Shift Armor We all know that mecha series are rife with various amounts of technobabble, and Gundam Seed is no exception, so in today’s class we will be focusing on Phase Shift Armor.  Whether it’s gundarium, gundanium, or something else entirely, the gundams always have something that makes them the nearly indestructible monstrosities we Read More …

Maxwell’s Demon

El Cazador de la Bruja and Maxwell’s Demon   First released in 2007, El Cazador de la Bruja, can be seen as the successor to Madlax, and with Noir, completes studio Bee Train’s girls with guns’ trilogy.  In essence the story is one of discovery as the mysterious girl Ellis (the blond) travels with the Read More …

Anime Acoustics

Anime Acoustics Law of Sonic Amplification, First Law of Anime Acoustics– In space, loud sounds, like explosions, are even louder because there is no air to get in the way. (Darrin Bright and Ryan Shellito)   Alright class who wants to tell me what is wrong with that clip…… and no Gundam Seed Denstiny, Kira Read More …

Anime Aerodynamics

Anime Aerodynamics Welcome, today’s class will be on one of the class off anime laws, specifically the one on aerodynamics.   Law of Topological Aerodynamics, First Law of Anime Aero-Dynamics- *ANY* shape, no matter how convoluted or odd-looking, is automatically aerodynamic. (Darrin Bright and Ryan Shellito)   Aerodynamics for anyone who doesn’t already know, is Read More …

Time Travel

Time Travel Time travel is one of the classic fantasy and science fiction elements to drive a plot or create a story. “But, uh, Mr. Meharg, doesn’t everyone already know time travel is bogus?”             Well, yeah, but that still doesn’t mean we can’t look at some of the science behind the topic, so today’s Read More …

Ballistic Trajectory- PT Boat vs Helicopter

Ballistic trajectory or the Black Lagoon Helicopter stunt                Welcome class and please get out your physics books as this week’s lesson is on trajectory, specifically ballistic trajectory and Black Lagoon.  No we will not be examining bullet trajectories from the numerous shootouts found in the show, but the infamous PT boat vs Helicopter scene.  Read More …