Seeing is believing, but it's definitely more entertaining to re-create the experience first hand with the right tools.  

The Instagram.com/PhysicsFun compiles many of the most interesting toys available for purchase and are wonderful instruments to study the laws of our universe and lighten up the mood of any science lover.

You can click here to check out his Instagram videos. 

However, if you want more detail into the inner workings behind nature's dynamic movement through space, look no further than the two videos below the GIFs for great explanations by Veritasium dealing with different physics phenomena and PBS looking into the world of bizarre spinning toys.

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