Wednesday, February 3, 2010

So how hard does Atlas need to pull?

As Newton already said, here is the calculation that shows, how big the force is that is needed to keep the moon in its orbit. I hope you enjoy the glogster.

4 comments:

  1. Good job. Please give a title to your posting and make your Glog private.

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  2. The glog has been set as private.

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  3. This is a good phsyics simulation if you want to explore some more about orbits and gravity:

    http://phet.colorado.edu/simulations/sims.php?sim=my_solar_system

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