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Gravitation

Gravitation

acceleration produced by the mutual attraction of two masses, and of magnitude inversely proportional to the square of the distance between the two centres of mass. It is also the force imparted by the earth, moon, or a planet to an object near its surface.


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Re: 5 best proofs of evolution

... is, given the scientific evidence, logically unassailable and that, thus, the concept is a law of nature as truly established as is, say, gravitation. That scientific certainty makes the widespread rejection of evolution in our modern age something of a puzzle (but that's a subject for ...

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by Raven7899
Sun May 27, 2012 11:46 am
 
Forum: Evolution
Topic: 5 best proofs of evolution
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Re: Theories - Origin of Life

... velocity that is greater than light speed. Any matter leaving it will be moving at less than light speed. Therefore it will return to the star as gravitation pulls it back. It therefore cannot escape to form planets etc unless it travels at a greater velocity than the black star’s escape velocity. ...

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by scottie
Fri Sep 30, 2011 5:34 pm
 
Forum: Evolution
Topic: Theories - Origin of Life
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Re: Theories - Origin of Life

... to concepts in Darwinism . In the physical sciences, as a rule, theories are based on laws; for example, the laws of motion led to the theory of gravitation. In evolutionary biology, however theories are largely based on concepts such as competition, female choice, selection, succession and dominance. ...

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by scottie
Mon May 30, 2011 3:21 pm
 
Forum: Evolution
Topic: Theories - Origin of Life
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Re: Experimental evidence for evolution

... to concepts in Darwinism. In the physical sciences, as a rule, theories are based on laws; for example, the laws of motion led to the theory of gravitation. In evolutionary biology, however theories are largely based on concepts such as competition, female choice, selection, succession and dominance. ...

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by jevg
Fri Oct 22, 2010 7:56 pm
 
Forum: Evolution
Topic: Experimental evidence for evolution
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evolution debate

... your point of view? you may test a theory in the real world as you know. But the inevitable truth is that you don't the world yet. like theory of gravitation by newton.. when it was first proposed did They ever talk about where it holds and where it doesn't? For many years he is blindly believed ...

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by bitsian003
Thu Apr 29, 2010 2:50 am
 
Forum: Evolution
Topic: evolution debate
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