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NASA eClips™: Centripetal Force
February 22, 2012
Target: Grades 6-8

Length: 7 minutes 49 seconds

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Join astronauts aboard the International Space Station to learn more about centripetal force and why planets or moons and artificial satellites such as the space station stay in orbit. Use mathematics to find out if the artificial gravity in science fiction movies can be a reality.

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