This site, entitled Gyroscope, is offered by the Kenyon College Department of Physics. It describes the history of the gyroscope from its invention in 1852 by...
From the makers of the Segway, the Human Transporter, comes the Science of the Segway site. The device's most impressive feature is its ability to balance on...
This site, Gyroscopes.org, provides several informative pages. A gyroscope math section gives an in-depth look at the mathematical principles behind the...
This site, authored by New York Universities' Ken Perlin is the Rosie the Robot - a Question of Balance site. This comical but interesting page explains how...
This site, How Gyroscopes Work, is available from Howstuffworks.com. Everything from the science behind their workings, the concept and cause of precession,...
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A rough ball will travel further than smooth one. Roughness, whether from stitching or abrasion, creates a layer of turbulent air that greatly reduces drag. A smooth golf ball would fly only about half as far as the normal dimpled variety.
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