211 – Coriolis proves the Earth motionless

What is Coriolis acceleration? This is a physical phenomenon occurring to an object moving in a rectilinear way on a rotating surface. Look at the images below: in the first picture the ball is moving over a rectilinear line on a stationary platform. The ball isn’t affected by any lateral acceleration, insofar as the platform … Leggi tutto 211 – Coriolis proves the Earth motionless