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Protostar Formation – Infographic
Took me a while to do that. I hope that you like what I did. In some respects, I am not happy. I wanted to fit much, much more info. But I saw very soon that that was not going to … Continue reading
Escape Velocity
Previous: Newton’s Laws How fast must an object travel to escape a gravitational potential well? At the escape velocity, or faster. G = Gravitational constant, 6.67300 × 1011 m3 kg1 s2 M = Mass of the planet (or whatever it is) r = distance … Continue reading