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Circus Physics: Conservation of Energy

  • Aired: 06/01/2010
  • 02:08
  • Rating: NR
The aerial acrobatics of the Russian Barre routine require exquisite balance, timing, and years of training. That's not enough though; conservation of energy plays a big role as well. This video explores the basics of the three common forms of energy: potential, kinetic and elastic.
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Daring stunts on the Russian Barre would be impossible without conservation of energy.
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