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Can We Create Artificial Gravity? – Earth Lab

There have been many scientific advances since Isaac Newton’s fabled falling apple moment. In this video Dom Burgess looks at the concept of artificial gravity, explaining the idea and looking at potential uses.

[1] https://www.newscientist.com/blogs/culturelab/2010/01/newtons-apple-the-real-story.html
2 https://www.ligo.caltech.edu/page/what-are-gw
3 http://www.bbc.co.uk/bitesize/ks3/science/energy_electricity_forces/forces/revision/3/
4 http://www.physicsclassroom.com/class/1DKin/Lesson-5/Acceleration-of-Gravity
5 http://www.angio.net/personal/climb/speed
6 https://www.nasa.gov/audience/forstudents/5-8/features/nasa-knows/what-is-microgravity-58.html
7 http://www.reuters.com/article/us-science-mice-idUSTRE58A02G20090911
8 https://books.google.co.uk/books?id=YUcjOsG0hi0C&redir_esc=y
9 http://phun.physics.virginia.edu/topics/centrifugal.html
10 http://www.popularmechanics.com/space/rockets/a8965/why-dont-we-have-artificial-gravity-15425569/
11 Calculated from equation of centrifugal force F = m(v^2/r), with r of 1000 m and desired F/m of 10 N.
12 http://io9.gizmodo.com/we-finally-have-an-accurate-measurement-of-a-cheetahs-t-512903920

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