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  1. ...of the surface is pulled evenly toward the center, resulting in a spherical shape . Of course, planets are not perfect spheres because...

    5 Answers · Science & Mathematics · 09/08/2008

  2. ...the bits which actually house telescopes, and yes, they can be other shapes .. The reason for the common shape is that the telescope within has...

    5 Answers · Science & Mathematics · 28/11/2012

  3. ...of the surface is pulled evenly toward the center, resulting in a spherical shape .Of course, planets are not perfect spheres because ...

    8 Answers · Science & Mathematics · 02/05/2010

  4. ...asteroid, say, is that its gravity must be strong enough to hold the planet in a spherical shape . Indeed, most more or less spherical celestial bodies, including...

    6 Answers · Science & Mathematics · 05/02/2009

  5. Water has a spherical shape due to the cohesive forces between water molecules...property. This is how water molecules stay spherical . Just soak your hand with oil and there'll...

    3 Answers · Science & Mathematics · 09/10/2011

  6. ... about this about a month ago... Well, the Earth is spherical and we are being held down by the gravitational force exerted...

    2 Answers · Education & Reference · 17/11/2006

  7. So a body's spherical shape is going to be based on three factors - total mass, average... component, rotational speed. The greater the rotation, the less spherical . Interestingly, total mass is the least influential, since anything over...

    7 Answers · Science & Mathematics · 24/05/2012

  8. ... gravity to overcome large-scale irregularities and force it into a spherical shape . This gravitational compression also generates significant amounts...

    10 Answers · Science & Mathematics · 27/06/2011

  9. ... Union, must be massive enough to be roughly spherical by its own gravitation (it must have reached hydrostatic... large waves. Compare Earths shape to: ~ An asteroid. It has such a small...

    3 Answers · Science & Mathematics · 01/02/2013

  10. ... more difficult because the irreducible "flat" metric is already saddle shaped (it has three positive and one negative diagonal elements). I have...

    10 Answers · Science & Mathematics · 12/01/2008

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