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Used during livestock driving and horse riding, it has also become an art. Today it is a performing arta part of rodeo show in United Statesa competitive sport in Australia and increasingly popular in the United Kingdom, where it crosses boundaries of sport, hobby and performance. The crack a whip makes is produced when a section of the whip moves faster than the speed of sound creating a small sonic boom.
The creation of the sonic boom was confirmed in  by analyzing the high-speed shadow photography taken in Recently, an additional, purely geometrical factor was recognized: the tip of the whip moves twice as fast at the loop of the whip, just like the Fantasie - Frank Boeijen Groep - Twee of a car's wheel moves twice as fast as the car itself.
A common explanation is to derive the behavior from the conservation of energy law. However it was noted that the energy is Hello - Noda Masanori - 81 (File) conserved when the crack sizzles, therefore derivations from purely conservation laws, including conservation of momentum and some others are insufficient.
Based on simulations, the high speed of the tip of the whip has been proposed to be a result of a "chain reaction of levers and blocks". InDiscover Magazine reported about the possibility of the "whipcracking" effect millions of years ago.
As part of the joint computer scientists ' and paleontologists ' research into the motion of dinosaursNathan Myhrvolda chief technology officer from Microsoftcarried out a computer simulation of an apatosaurusMay - Yuki Saito - Heart of Glass + Single Collection had a very long, Cracking The Whip - InMe - The Pride tail resembling a whip.
Basing on the reasoning described above, Myhrvold concluded that sauropods were capable of producing a crack comparable to the sound of a cannon.
In earlier centuries, the carriage drivers used elaborate crack sequences to signal their approach and to identify them. Over time horse-drawn transport dwindled, but the tradition remained, and coaches practiced their skill in their spare time.
Whipsnapping is also a traditional sport in Bavaria. There are many whip-cracking associations in Bavaria. Aperschnalzen or Apaschnoizn in Bavarian is an old tradition of competitive whipcracking revived in the first half of the 20th century. The word "aper" means "area free of snow", and it has been thought that this tradition had a pagan meaning of "driving the winter away" by whipcracking. The British Whipcracking Convention is a place for all who are interested in whip cracking. This ranges from complete novices who have never picked up a whip, through intermediate skills to expert skill sharing.
There are workshops for the differing skill levels as well as competitions and targets. In the latter half of the 20th century, attempts to preserve traditional crafts, along with a resurgence of interest in Western performance arts and the release of films such as Raiders of the Lost Ark in which the hero, Indiana Jonesuses a bullwhip as a toolled to an increased interest in whipcracking as a hobby and performance art, as well as a competitive sport.
Whip cracking competitions have become especially popular in Australia. They focus on the completion of complex, multiple-cracking routines and precise target work. Various whips, apart from bullwhips, are used in such competitions. The most common whip used in Australian competitions is an Australian stockwhip, a whip unique to Australia. In cracking routines, the judging criteria are the presentation and making Cracking The Whip - InMe - The Pride cracks in prescribed moments.
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