The Coriolis force and a bit of equatorial flimflam

Got by Mail from Jearl Walker ************************************ You have spent a lifetime on a rotating planet but the only frequent and obvious clues about the rotation are the apparent motion of the Sun during the day and the stars and Moon during the night. Otherwise, the rotation is not noticeable. However, there is one common … Continue reading The Coriolis force and a bit of equatorial flimflam