ERIC Number: ED392615
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1995
Gravity: Simple Experiments for Young Scientists.
This book contains 12 simple experiments through which students can learn about gravity and its implications. Some of the topics included are weight, weightlessness, artificial gravity, the pull of gravity on different shapes, center of gravity, the universal law of gravity, and balancing. Experiments include: finding the balancing point; weighing in on Earth and Moon experiment; "down with giants" experiment; trying the experiments Aristotle never tried; and explaining a paper puzzle. (JRH)
Descriptors: Earth Science, Elementary Education, Gravity (Physics), Science Activities, Science Experiments, Space Sciences, Weight (Mass)
Millbrook Press, Inc., 2 Old New Milford Road, Brookfield, CT 06804.
Publication Type: Guides - Classroom - Learner; Books
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A
Grant or Contract Numbers: N/A
Note: For related documents, see SE 057 785-787. Illustrated by Laurie Hamilton.