The cat righting reflex is a cat's innate ability to orient itself as it falls in order to
land on its feet. The righting reflex begins to appear at 3–4 weeks of age, and is
perfected at 6...
Why do cats always land on their feet? ... cat* and a high-speed camera, Dustin
from Smarter Everyday reveals the complex physics behind the righting reflex.
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Aug 8, 2012 ... High Speed video. Cats. Physics. Weightlessness. Of all my videos, if you don't
share this one ... (Seriously... the fact that a cat can do this allows us to study the
Universe.. no exaggeration). ..... it doesn't always land on its feet.
May 15, 2012 ... Whether myth, miracle or marvel of physics, the idea of a cat always landing on
his feet is firmly embedded in feline lore. It's as if cats possess ...
always lands on its feet. This might seem to be impossible,. violating principles
like Conservation of. Angular Momentum. The way the cat does this feat involves.
Aug 27, 2012 ... The physics of why cats are always able to land on their feet has been
understood for some time now -- it's called an aerial righting reflex -- but ...
Aug 10, 2012 ... Destin at Smarter Every Day answers everything you ever wanted to know about
why cats (almost) always land on their feet, but were too afaird ...
Feb 5, 2014 ... Last year, I wrote a blog post about the history of "cat-turning": the ability of cats to
turn themselves over in free-fall and land on their feet. ... surprising that cat's
motion is so complicated: evolution, unlike physics, does not have ...
Jul 24, 2013 ... While felines are often able to land on their feet, the height of the fall is an
important factor in ... Most of the time, a falling cat will land on its feet, but the
height of a cat's fall plays a role in how ... The physics of a falling feline.
Do cats always land on their feet? High-speed photography shows us the answer