Normally drops of water are automatically ‘absorbed’ into a larger pool of water when contact is made, but there is one way to stop those water drops from coalescing with the rest: vibration. This awesome video shows the process in action as drops of water remain on top of the pool of water and even form groups of drops!
Drops on Drops on Drops Article [Physics Buzz Blog]
Drops on Drops on Drops Video [YouTube]
- Published 10/25/12