Why Stuff Falls Down: The Story of Science and Gravity From Aristotle to Einstein, Told in Plain English!

Stuff falls down. That’s pretty straightforward, so we’ve got it totally figured out, right?

Well, sort of. As the centuries have rolled by we’ve gotten better and better theories of gravity, each theory being more accurate than the ones that came before.

The ancient Greeks thought they had it nailed. Come along for the ride and learn how our understanding of gravity has changed. Learn the difference between fact and theory, what rational thinking means, and what critical thinking means.

And why does stuff fall down?

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