Cornstarch & Water – Explained by Physicists

When water and cornstarch are mixed, something quite odd happens — it acts like a liquid when poured and like a solid when force is applied. Check out the video below to see it in action.

A mixture of cornstarch and water that is classified as a non-Newtonian liquid.

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