"Gravity may simply not exist."

Understanding gravity


Tue, Jun 9th, 2015 11:00 by capnasty NEWS

In one of their recent episodes, PBS Space Time tries to understand gravity — a force of nature we're accustomed to which may not even actually exist.

Most of us take gravity as an assumed part of our living realities, but why? Basic physics introduces us to the concept of gravity from a Newtonian sense, but when you start factoring Einstein into an understanding of gravity, things get… weird. For example, gravity may simply not exist. Why? Watch this week’s episode of PBS Space Time and find out why gravity may be an illusion!



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