Laurie Winkless is the author of Sticky: The Secret Science of Surfaces (Bloomsbury Sigma, 2021). She’s based in Wellington, New Zealand.
The Science Of Slip Versus Stick
The answer to why some things are sticky and some things are slippery comes down to the science of surfaces.
What Makes Something Slippery Or Sticky?
Physicist Laurie Winkless dives into the realm of surface science to figure out how its shaped our manufactured and natural worlds.