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Physics: The Physics of Interstellar

Resources for researching the physics of the film Interstellar

Gravity & Artificial Gravity

Tidal Waves (3:37):

We suspect that the colossal waves on the water planet have something to do with tidal forces caused by Gargantua’s gravitational pull, similar to how the moon causes the Earth’s tides. The film isn’t entirely clear on that point, but for an explanation of tsunamis on Earth, look no further.

Can You Create Artificial Gravity? (7:33)

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