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How is gravity mysterious? - The Galveston County Daily News: Columns

October 28, 2016

Science concepts How is gravity mysterious?

Posted: Tuesday, July 29, 2014 12:30 am

Gravity seems to be a very basic and down-to-earth subject. We learn from birth the dictates of the “Law of Gravity.”

The Earth without fail pulls everything to itself. We simply take it for granted. Indeed, the Newtonian Law of Universal Gravitation explains the orbits of the planets, the trajectory of a projectile and our first fall off a bike equally well.

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