Learn about orbits in the context of a next generation space station.
Here is a helpful video explaining weightlessness as it connects to orbital motion. Courtesy of: MIT
Reviews the apparent weightlessness of objects in orbit and how to solve problems involving orbital velocity and period.
This is an activity for students to complete after reading the Orbital Motion Concept
What are the differences between circular and elliptical orbits?
Learn about how Mercury's orbit conflicted with Newtonian physics.