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July 8, 2011

 

Fun With Physics: Centrifugal Force And Inertia

Learn about what physicists call a "fictitious force", on this Moment of Science.

August 6, 2008

 

Swings work by converting potential energy into kinetic energy, then kinetic energy back into potential energy, over and over again.

Swinging Physics: Potential And Kinetic Energy Working Together

How is swinging on a swing related to physics? What are potential and kinetic energy?

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