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University of California - Berkeley

Evolution of a Bubble Cluster

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Caption: A computer-generated movie showing a collapsing soap bubble cluster where macroscopic gas dynamics are coupled to microscopic fluid flow inside the thin-film membranes, leading to membrane rearrangement, drainage, and rupture.

Credit: James Sethian and Robert Saye, UC Berkeley and Berkeley Lab

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