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Students explore how pendulums work and why they are useful in everyday applications. This amusement park ride works like a spherical pendulum. It is true that swinging is not for everyone, but it works for us and we continue to enjoy it and our bond gets stronger and stronger. It occurred to me that if you look at a skilled axeman, these are the areas they get their power, while the body plays a stabilising role.
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