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Kepler's First Law (Astrophysics)

Kepler's First Law (Astrophysics)

Watch a satellite slowly circle Earth in an ellipse. Vary the eccentricity of the orbit.


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Dr. Troy Tenhet
Dr. Troy Tenhet (Faculty)
12 years ago
Excellent resource. It is concise and the hyperlinks within the text all work. Nice job!
Ric Stewart
Ric Stewart (null)
21 years ago
Well designed applet translates the experiment. I really like this applet, in its economical design, functionality and rapid response times. I think the whole family of these applets makes the information more accessible than ever.