# MERLOT Materials

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#### Gravity (Newton's Apple)

An online activity center for exploring the effects of gravity.

#### Beating Gravity

In this demonstration, learners watch as a device drops a ball into a cup without touching the ball or cup, even though... see more

#### Center of Gravity

This activity from the Exploratorium provides a technique for determining the center of gravity of a long, thin object... see more

#### Gravity 3D Physics

This animations created with 3D Flash Engine, simulation show gravity physics example.

#### Anti-Gravity Mirror

In this demonstration, amaze learners by performing simple tricks using mirrors. These tricks take advantage of how a... see more

#### Gravity App for iOS

'G allows you to quickly experiment the effects of the Universal Gravitation by adding bodies into a simulation, seeing... see more

#### Physlet Problems: Gravity

Physlet problems that relate to gravity.

#### Exploring Forces - Gravity

In this nanoscience activity, learners discover that it's easy to pour water out of a regular-sized cup, but not out of a... see more

#### Gravitation 3.8 Gravity Modeler

A real-time, interactive gravity simulator

#### ELL with NASA: Gravity

Great site that discusses the effects of gravity and the lack thereof in outer space. Informative article. Look for my... see more

#### Blocks and center of gravity

This is a home work problem shown in many Fundamental Physics textbooks . How to stack four uniform blocks on top of a... see more

#### Exploring Black Holes and Gravity

This fun and simple hands-on astronomy activity lets learners imagine what would happen if our Sun were replaced with a... see more

#### Using Microsoft Excel to Explore... Using Microsoft Excel to Explore Gravity Forces and Accelerations

This activity is a computer lab activity in which students use Microsoft Excel to create a spreadsheet capable of... see more

#### Gravity and Orbits

Visual demonstration (with vectors) of circular, eliptical, escaping, and falling orbits.

#### Investigating Gravity: Predicting... Investigating Gravity: Predicting Time to Hit the Ground

This physics activity is a projectile motion / gravity investigation where students drop and shoot (horizontally) soft... see more

#### Gravity Recovery and Climate... Gravity Recovery and Climate Experiment

The Gravity Recovery and Climate Experiment (GRACE) mission uses twin satellites to make detailed measurements of Earth's... see more

#### Free Fall and the Acceleration of... Free Fall and the Acceleration of Gravity

Describes what free fall and the acceleration of gravity are. (The acceleration due to gravity is approximated in this... see more

#### Reduced Gravity: Vomit Comet Blog

This site contains a blog about a flight aboard NASA's reduced gravity parabolic aircraft, also known as the Vomit Comet.... see more

#### Investigating the Constancy of... Investigating the Constancy of Gravity: Free-Fall Using a Water-Filled Plastic Bottle

In this physics interactive lecture demonstration, students will investigate the effects of acceleration due to gravity... see more

#### Black Holes: Gravity's Relentless... Black Holes: Gravity's Relentless Pull

An interactive website where students can study and experience what scientists have learned about black holes.

#### Exploriments: Weight, Mass and Force... Exploriments: Weight, Mass and Force of Gravity - Effect of Altitude and Comparison across Multiple Planets App for iPad

This highly interactive Exploriment iPad App lets you explore the effect of gravity on weight and mass on different... see more

#### NASA RESOURCE DRIVEN INSTRUCTION:... NASA RESOURCE DRIVEN INSTRUCTION: GRAVITY BASICS

This is a nice start for a discussion on gravity. Use the links and explore.

#### Isaac Newton's Gravity HD App for... Isaac Newton's Gravity HD App for iPad

'Isaac Newtonâ€™s Gravity HD offers 7 free levels to challenge you. Upgrade to the full version for the complete Gravity... see more

#### Gravity Probe B: Testing Einstein's... Gravity Probe B: Testing Einstein's Universe

Gravity Probe B is the relativity gyroscope experiment being developed by NASA and Stanford University to test two... see more