Whirl a conker around in a horizontal circle on a piece of string. What is the smallest angular speed with which it can whirl?
See how little g and your weight varies around the world. Did this variation help Bob Beamon to long-jumping succes in 1968?
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A think about the physics of a motorbike riding upside down
Follow in the steps of Newton and find the path that the earth follows around the sun.
10 intriguing starters related to the mechanics of sport.