Tag Archives: Mechanics

Don’t heavier objects fall faster? Relativity 12

May 04, 2016Relativity21830 vuesEdit

The Unlikely Correctness of Newton’s Laws

April 30, 2014Article5363 vuesEdit
Do moving objects exhaust? Does the Moon accelerate? How strong is the gravity pull of the Moon on the Earth compared to that of the Earth on the Moon? While we've all learned Newton's laws of motion, many of us would get several answers of these questions wrong. That's not so surprising, as Newton's laws are deeply counter-intuitive. By stressing their weirdness with Veritasium videos, this article dives into a deep understanding of classical mechanics.