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.
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 ...
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ways manage to land on their feet even if they fall from very high up'. ... The
relation between angular velocity ω and angular momentum L in formula (2) can
May 10, 2015 ... How does a cat always land feet first? ... much an object is rotating, but it
depends on the moment of inertia and the angular velocity of the body.
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.
Nov 26, 2012 ... The cat is then in position to land feet first on the ground. ... allows the
relationship between moment of inertia and angular velocity to be true.
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Aug 8, 2012 ... High Speed video. Cats. Physics. Weightlessness. Of all my videos, if you don't
share this one, you probably never will. Please consider ...
Falling Cat Robot Lands on its Feet ... falling cat proposed the moments of inertia
twist as the .... halves of the cat, their respective angular velocities can.
Feb 5, 2014 ... Since angular momentum is proportional to the rotation speed, there .... 8
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