Exploration of a New World

Like Shark Skin

In Fluidics there’s a complex observation, smooth boat hulls (in laminar flow) experience laminar cohesion.

This slows the forward motion- rough surfaces do not experience this, their dynamic is more complex, a set of “eddies” swirl about the hull improving flow by reducing cohesion.

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