Mystery solved: why hot water freezes faster than cold

A team of researchers from Universidad Carlos III de Madrid, the Universidad de Extremadura and the Universidad de Sevilla have defined a theoretical framework that could explain the Mpemba effect, a counterintuitive physical phenomenon revealed when hot water freezes faster than cold water.

Mystery solved: why hot water freezes faster than cold

The puzzling Mpemba effect has been successfully modelled, explaining a paradox that baffled Aristotle and Rene Descartes alike. Michael Lucy explains.

Wed 15 Nov 17 from Cosmos Magazine

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Why hot water freezes faster than cold water

A team of researchers has defined a theoretical framework that could explain the Mpemba effect, a counterintuitive physical phenomenon revealed when hot water freezes faster than cold water. ...

Tue 14 Nov 17 from ScienceDaily

Why can hot water freeze faster than cold water?

A team of researchers from Universidad Carlos III de Madrid, the Universidad de Extremadura and the Universidad de Sevilla have defined a theoretical framework that could explain the Mpemba ...

Tue 14 Nov 17 from Eurekalert

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