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Posts tagged rotation of the earth

May 31, 2012

 

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Trade in Your Wind

Does the wind have anything to do with the rotation of the earth?

July 3, 2007

 

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A Three Foot Orbit

Science tells you that you weigh less standing on the equator than you do at the north pole. Learn more on this Moment of Science.

July 30, 2006

 

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Tidal Lake

Why don't lakes have tides as well? To answer this question, we need first to explore what causes ocean tides.

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