Bloomfield Makes Cents in Huffington Post
Prof. Bloomfield considers pennies from heaven (AKA the Empire State Building):
'If it did strike you, it would feel like being flicked in the forehead — "but not even very hard," said Louis Bloomfield, a physicist at the University of Virginia. And he should know. He recently used wind tunnels and helium balloons to replicate the fall of pennies from skyscrapers.'