Was Galileo Wrong?

One of the more unbelievable things they tell you in school is that if you drop two objects of different weights they will hit the ground at the same time. Is that really true?


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Michael Abercrombie is a graduate student in physics in Arts & Sciences at Washington University in St. Louis.

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2 Comments

  1. Dave swaney says:

    So you post a video postulating one of the most fundamental and tested physical principles is wrong, and over year later, there is no new information . . .

  2. Michael Abercrombie says:

    We have found no evidence of a violation yet, but upgrades are currently underway that should improve the sensitivity of our measurement by about two orders of magnitude. You’ll have to stay tuned!

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