"Personally, this goes along with my view of science," Krechetnikov said. "There should be a fun side to it."
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The science of sloshing liquids has been studied before _ in rocketry, for example, shifting weight can destabilize a missile or rocket _ but no one's ever really studied coffee as it splashes around, Krechetnikov said.