VSauce

How Earth Moves

Jun 13, 2016

It’s here! Science stuff, mind-blowing stuff, Vsauce stuff, oh my!! THE CURIOSITY BOX: https://www.thecuriositybox.com/ Jake’s video about The Curiosity Box: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=p91-G… Minute Physics on why December days are the longest: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=nZMMu… StandUpMaths on calendars and leap days: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=qkt_w… Tom Scott on the Equation of Time: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=d9Qno… My video on what would happen if the Earth stopped spinning: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=K0-Gx… GREAT visuals showing how Earth moves around the sun: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=82p-D… http://www.timeanddate.com/ George Washington’s birthday: https://www.archives.gov/legislative/… real-time sub solar point location: http://rl.se/sub-solar-point Lahaina noon images from the Oahu Astrophotography club: https://www.facebook.com/OahuAstropho… analemma: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Analemma great solargraph and analemma images: http://analemma.pl/english-version interactive seasons and ecliptic simulator: http://astro.unl.edu/classaction/anim… Nasa video of seasonal movement of Earth: https://svs.gsfc.nasa.gov/20063 Tropical year: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Tropica… Earth rotation specifics: https://svs.gsfc.nasa.gov/cgi-bin/det… How Earth moves through the universe: https://astrosociety.org/edu/publicat… http://www.slate.com/blogs/bad_astron… http://space.gizmodo.com/racing-while… https://www.reddit.com/r/askscience/c… minute physics on cab: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=_mZQ-… PBS spacetime on the cosmic microwave background: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=3tCMd… https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=wcBji… CMB rest frame: http://physics.stackexchange.com/ques… https://www.reddit.com/r/AskPhysics/c… Wikipedia: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Day https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Solar_time https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Siderea… https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Calendar https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Gregori… https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Calenda… https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Day_len… https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Cosmic_… wikicommons images: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Sundial… https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/File:Ca… https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Miami_B… To explore space, I highly recommend these: http://www.shatters.net/celestia/ http://en.spaceengine.org/ music by http://www.youtube.com/jakechudnow and http://www.audionetwork.com Awesome 3D graphics by Eric Langlay: https://www.youtube.com/user/ericdrav… Lame 2D stuff by me.