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Ice Skaters' Twirl

MIT Physics lecture demonstration:
DYNAMICS - Moment of Inertia
A person holding dumbbells in his/her arms spins in a rotating stool. When he/she pulls the dumbbells inward, the moment of inertia changes and he/she spins faster.

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