Lisa Mantchev is the author of the acclaimed Théâtre Illuminata series (F&F/Macmillan), TICKER (Skyscape/Amazon), and the forthcoming picture books STRICTLY NO ELEPHANTS and SISTER DAY (Paula Wiseman/S&S). She lives on the Olympic Peninsula of Washington State with her husband, children, and horde of furry animals. Visit her online at www.lisamantchev.com.
What do you hope to find at The Steampunk Writers & Artists Guild?
Like-minded steampunk fans and shenanigans. Also, cake.
The Strongboy v2.5 bS.J. BreierPhysics: Potential Energy, Kinetic Energy, MA (Mechanical Advantage).1)A weight is dropped.A rope is attached to the weight, which is wound around a turbine.Thus, whenever the weight drops, energy is generated.2)—The weight may be pulled back up, for another drop, thus restoring the potential energy.—In order to make the pull more efficient, a pulley may be introduced on either side of the weight. A 2 pulley system is MA 2, so 2 of these is MA 4.—Further…See More