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Why Doesn't the Moon Fall Down?

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The Moon, Earth's natural satellite, seems to hover in the sky, unaffected by gravity. However, the reason the Moon stays in orbit is ...

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NASA/JPL-Caltech

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©2006 WGBH Educational Foundation. All rights reserved. Footage courtesy of NASA/JPL-Caltech.


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Contributor: WGBH Educational Foundation-grayscale


Funder: National Science Foundation-grayscale


Producer: WGBH Educational Foundation-grayscale