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Monday, 22 July 2013 10:56

P1-11: CURVATURE OF SPACE

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  • ID Code: P1-11
  • Purpose: Models the effect of space curvature
  • Description: A ruled rubber sheet is stretched uniformly over a hoop, with a heavy weight placed in the center of the membrane. The lines indicate the curvature of space. Two smaller balls roll around the membrane to demonstrate the effect of curved space on moving bodies and light rays.
  • Availability: Available
  • Loc codes: P1
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