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The Coriolis Effect

The Coriolis Effect

MIT Department of Physics Technical Services Group

Added over 5 years ago | 00:03:00 | 78645 views

Two demonstrators sit at either end of a rotating platform and toss a ball back and forth. When viewed from the rest frame (when the camera is mounted to the ground), the ball follow a straight line but doesn't reach its target because ...

Moving Sand Cart Over a Rotating Surface

Moving Sand Cart Over a Rotating Su...

MIT Department of Physics Technical Services Group

Added over 5 years ago | 00:01:13 | 33556 views

A sand-carrying cart on a track leaves a trail of sand when it travels over a rotating table. This demonstrates the Coriolis Effect. For more, watch The Coriolis Effect.