What Is Gravity?

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Veritasium
Subjects
Science
Audience
Classroom Teacher / Educator
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What Is Gravity?

Classroom Material

People have a lot of different ideas about what gravity is: a downward force that stops you from flying off into space, an attraction smaller objects experience towards larger objects, or a mutual attraction between all masses. It is the last of these ideas that best reflects a scientific conception of gravity.

Author
Dr. Derek Muller
Publisher
Veritasium