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7. Weight - Perceived Gravity - Weightlessness Free Fall - Zero Gravity in Orbit (misnomer)

7. Weight - Perceived Gravity - Wei...

MIT 8.01 Physics I: Classical Mechanics, Fall 1999

Added 2 years ago | 00:48:39 | 3070 views

MIT 8.01 Physics I: Classical Mechanics, Fall 1999View the complete materials: http://ocw.mit.edu/high-school/physics/Instructor: Walter LewinLicense: Creative Commons BY-NC-SAMore information at http://ocw.mit.edu/termsMore courses at h...

Plasma Rocket (coke bottle)

Plasma Rocket (coke bottle)

MIT News

Added 3 years ago | 00:00:13 | 7357 views

The testing of a prototype plasma rocket being developed at MIT that is much smaller than other rockets of its kind and runs on gases that are much less expensive than conventional propellants. This test involved a used coke bottle. Vid...

Plasma rocket

Plasma rocket

MIT News

Added 3 years ago | 00:00:08 | 6998 views

The testing of a prototype plasma rocket being developed at MIT that is much smaller than other rockets of its kind and runs on gases that are much less expensive than conventional propellants. (WARNING: audio is loud) Video: Oleg V. Ba...

Orbital Motion

Orbital Motion

MIT Department of Physics Technical Services Group

Added over 5 years ago | 00:03:00 | 42011 views

An air puck is attached to a string that passes through the center of an air table. A weight is attached to the end of the string. The ball is set into rotation in a horizontal circle. When the weight is released, creating a constant for...