Gravity

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Gravity

The Truth About Gravity

Back to the Beginning

The Importance of Being Gravity

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General Relativity

Einsteinís View of Gravity

GR Made Predictions

Applications of Newtonís 2nd Law and Einsteinís GR

Projectile Motion

Trajectory

Our Assumptions

First, the Forces

Acceleration

Result

Letís Play

Pendulums

Black Holes

History

Structure of a Blackhole

Artistís View

HST View

Calculation of Critical Radius

Calculation Continued

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Earth as Depression in Spacetime

Blackhole is Bottomless Abyss in Spacetime

Bending of Light

From Newton, We Know...

Solving the Equations

Making the Prediction

Light Benders, Mind Benders

Mass and Weight

But also...

Remember This!

Author: Laura Whitlock

Email: laura.whitlock@sonoma.edu

Home Page: http://perry.sonoma.edu/~whitlock