What is gravity?

What is gravity?

An attractive force

You know gravity as the force that causes things to fall to Earth. It brings you back down with a bump when you leap in the air.

But there's much more to gravity than that. Minute Physics explain:

Physicists have been fascinated with gravity for hundreds of years. Newton and Galileo both carried out experiments on gravity.

Go to the Gnome Experiment and find out how you can experiment with gravity too!

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