The name of this post was shamelessly stolen from Gil Kalai’s popular series Test Your Intuition. But today’s post will be testing our *physics* intuition, rather than our mathematical intuition. Although this is a quantum blog, we’ll look at the behavior of a classical fluid.

The question is: what happens when you soak a washcloth with water and then ring it out… *in zero gravity*?

Think about it for a few minutes before watching the result of the actual experiment below.

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