Can A Lightsaber Block Bullets? - Nerdist

Can A Lightsaber Block Bullets?

SURPRISE BECAUSE SCIENCE CHANNEL! Subscribe now and click the shiny notifications bell so you don’t miss out on all things science and pop culture. Get a 30-day free trial and watch Because Science episodes early on Alpha: Star Wars gave us the civilized weapon of the Jedi world with the lightsaber, but could it handle the weapons of OUR world? Kyle is using the Force on this week's Because Science! Subscribe for more Because Science: More science: Watch more Because Science: Watch the last episode at: Follow Kyle Hill: Follow Us: Because Science every Thursday. Artist: Andrew Bowser Learn more: • BULLET DEFLECTION STUDY: • XKCD LIGHTNING: • 9MM: • HEAT OF VAPORIZATION: • LEAD MELTING AND BOILING POINT: • HEAT OF FUSION: • SPECIFIC HEAT LEAD (SOLID/LIQUID): • ENERGY TO VAPORIZE 9MM: • ENERGY TO MELT 9MM: • MUZZLE VELOCITIES: