# liber_scientia

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## Community Reputation

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• Rank
Lepton
• Birthday 10/01/1994

## Profile Information

• Location
California
• Favorite Area of Science
Discovery =p
• Occupation
Student
1. ## The Pole/Gravity Curvature!

I know, I know. No such thing exists. It's a question. I have to give credit to my friend who put forth this idea, and I'm losing my mind trying to prove him wrong. -- Say we placed a giant iron pole on the Earth. Pretend it was big enough to match the scale shown in the picture. http://img386.imageshack.us/my.php?image=mindnumbingcurvaturend2.jpg What would happen to the pole? The gray lines in the pictures represent the pull of gravity. So, I believe that the pole would be bent to match the curvature of the earth. Now imagine that the same iron pole was placed miles ab

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3. ## Naughty Science Pickup lines

Do you know an alien? Cuz I'd phone home with you all night long
4. ## Why?

Really. Why?

That made me cry. Why do clouds look fluffy and white? Because they're cumulus and it's fair weather. Duh.
6. ## The Official "Introduce Yourself" Thread

Hey, I'm liber scientia, roughly translated to free knowledge I'm in love with band and I've been fascinated by sciences all of my life.. And the institutions aren't cutting it for me.. I'm only 14 years old, but I hope this isnt a problem.. the most brilliant minds were adolescent at one point, too =p My mind wanders as a lost man, in depth and analyzing whatever I can from the force needed to throw something accurately, to imagining the angle that a ray of light would need to bank off of one wall, two walls, three walls onto a certain object I appreciate discovery and the s
7. ## zero G

I don't understand. The Earth's gravity is what acts against weightlessness for us. Beyond that, the Earth is trapped in orbit by the sun's gravity.. so what weightlessness do you mean?
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