The cat righting reflex is a cat's innate ability to orient itself as it falls in order to
land on its feet. ... Depending on the cat's flexibility and initial angular momentum,
if any, the ...
To understand how a cat can land on it's feet, you must first understand some ...
its legs increases its rotational inertia and thus slows the catï¿½s angular speed.
Why do cats always land on their feet? ... Diagram of a falling cat rotating with
zero net angular momentum ... favicon High-speed collisions in space ...
Jul 26, 2012 ... Rotation, cats landing on their feet, and conservation of angular ... So angular
velocity isn't defined (or at least not the way I expect) for non-rigid ...
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Jan 17, 2012 ... When falling, a cat is able to twist and turn so as to land on its feet. ... moving its
legs to change its angular velocity and hence its moment of ...
And because its body is flexible, the angular velocity of the front of the cat is ...
Now all four feet of the cat are pointing downward, and the cat is ready to land.
Feb 5, 2014 ... Since angular momentum is proportional to the rotation speed, there .... 8
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Nov 23, 2012 ... how cats almost always land on their feet ... This allows the cat to increase its
angular velocity in the front and decrease its angular velocity in ...
Jan 25, 2011 ... Turning in mid-air seems to violate the conservation of angular… ... How cats
land on their feet ... High-speed photos of a cat falling on its feet ...