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Gravity Visualized – lycra (spandex) gravity well

Dan Burns explains his space-time warping demo at a PTSOS workshop at Los Gatos High School, on March 10, 2012. Thanks to Shannon Range from the Gravity Probe B program for creating the original demonstration which he shared with Dan in 2004.

This Wiki article discusses the limits of such a “rubber sheet” model.

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Gravity well model
Standing Waves, Oscillators, Resonance Mode Shapes

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