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Angular Velocity

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Angular Momentum
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Walter Lewin demonstrates the phenomena of precession using a bicycle wheel gyroscope. His students can't believe what they see and neither will you. To quote Lewin the process is totally "nonintuitive". (03:13)
August 15, 2012 at 09:48 PM
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Professor Lewin Introduces Velocity and Acceleration
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Lewin introduces velocity and acceleration to his students first by drawing graphs on his famous chalk boards and then by using an awesome demonstration. He actually fires a gun in his class and measures the velocity of the bullet! This video is prob... [more]
July 31, 2012 at 05:15 PM
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Bicycle Wheel Gyroscope
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Another "nonintuitive" demonstration from Walter Lewin. Using a bicycle wheel gyroscope he demonstrates precession while spinning around on his stool. This is a great demo for every physics teacher to add to their list.  (01:45)
August 15, 2012 at 10:05 PM
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Coriolis Free Throw
From YouTube, produced by NatScienceDemos
A rotating, non-inertial frame of reference makes playing ball difficult. These guys are attempting to pass and shoot a ball and can't seem to master it (01:21).
September 19, 2012 at 10:38 PM
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Introduction to Angular Velocity - Khan Academy
From YouTube, produced by Salman Khan
Introduction to angular velocity - or how fast something is spinning. This video, which is suitable for high school students, starts with a black screen because the instructor, in his conversational tone, uses it as a 'chalkboard.' Instructor uses di... [more]
August 14, 2009 at 05:52 PM
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