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Earth's rotation - Wikipedia

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Earth's rotation is the rotation of the planet Earth around its own axis. The Earth rotates from the west towards east. As viewed from North Star or polestar Polaris,  ...

Earth's Rotation

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The earth rotates about an imaginary line that passes through the North and South Poles of the planet. This line is called the axis of rotation. Earth rotates about ...

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Dec 13, 2011 ... Animated educational video showing the earth's rotation around the sun and the " wobble effect" caused by the axis of rotation. Animations were ...

Why is Earth rotating? Did it always have the ... - NASA Space Place

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Earth's graceful 24-hour rotation rate is one of the traits that makes our planet so friendly to life, allowing most parts of Earth to stay a nice, comfortable ...

The Rotation of The Earth - Geography For Kids - By KidsGeo.com

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In a way, the Earth is like a giant merry-go-round. Instead of giant friends pushing the Earth in circles, the Earth's spin, or rotation, was caused by forces during its ...

What makes the Earth rotate? (Intermediate) - Curious About ...

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Jun 27, 2015 ... As a father and a science lover I was dumbfounded when my 7yr old son asked me "What makes our earth turn (rotate) ? He then asked "Did it ...

The Earth's Rotation - Windows to the Universe

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Jan 13, 2005 ... The Earth is rotating around an axis (called its rotational axis). Some objects rotate about a horizontal axis, like a rolling log. Some objects, such ...

What force makes the earth rotate on its own axis? Could its rotation ...

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At the centre of the earth is a huge ball of liquid iron. It is always spinning and causes the earth to spin with it. Every few million/billion years the iron core shifts its ...

What causes the Earth to rotate? | Reference.com

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The Earth, like the other planets in the solar system, rotates due to the manner in which it was formed. Earth inherited its rotation from the spinning movement of ...

The Planet Earth - Kidport

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Rotation of the Earth: The Earth orbits around the Sun. It takes one year to go around the Sun one ...

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What is the Rotation of the Earth? - Universe Today

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Sep 21, 2016 ... We all know that planet Earth rotates on its axis as well as around the Sun. But this period yields some different results, depending on how you ...

Here's why we don't feel Earth's rotation, according to science ...

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Oct 16, 2015 ... It's the same with Earth's rotation - our planet completes a full turn around its axis every 23 hours and 56 minutes, spinning incessantly at an ...

Why can't we feel Earth's spin? | Earth | EarthSky

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Jan 16, 2015 ... We can't feel Earth's rotation or spin because we're all moving with it, at the same constant speed.