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The Perpetual Raising: Part 3
(Part 3 of 5) The body is an instrument through which we interact with the physical plane, as souls or conscious beings. As we refine this instrument through meditation, and ideally with pure foods and sufficient exercise, the body becomes, “a spiritual...
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DSCOVR an Eclipse Seen From Space
This point is in between the Earth and Sun, where the gravitational balance of the Earth and Sun is equal, when you also account for the centripetal acceleration (or centrifugal force if you prefer) of the satellite's orbit.
Our Long-Awaited Solar Power Future Is Finally Here
It only needs to spin enough that it won't form too much of a cone under say 0.02 m/s forward acceleration. So say the rim has a centripetal acceleration of 0.
The Wet Dog Shake: Why Furry Animals Dry So Quickly
The model holds, in part, that there's a ratio of centripetal force (tending to move towards a center) and surface tension. Chang concluded, “The real fun, scientifically, will be in figuring out the details of what else is missing in the theory.
What Are Centrifugal & Centripetal Forces?
Some people confuse centrifugal force with its counterpart, centripetal force, because they are so closely related. One might say they are two sides of the same coin.
This is the stomach-churning science of roller coasters
Movement along a curved path creates centripetal acceleration, which points to the center of the imaginary circle drawn by the curve. However, you stay in your seat because there's another factor at play: inertia.

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