Sinking with the Titanic
Dept. of Physics and Astronomy and Center for the Study of Complex Dynamics,
University of Florence, Italy - firstname.lastname@example.org
In the Titanic movie, when the rear part of the ship is about to sink, Jack Dawson (Leonardo DiCaprio) says to Rose DeWitt Bukater (Kate Winslet) to get ready to swim, because the sinking body will suck them into the abysses. Is this sucking phenomenon really happening? And, if so, why?
© European Physical Society, EDP Sciences, 2015