Why is Everything Spherical?

Why is Everything Spherical?

If the Earth was spinning much faster, it would flatten out to a disc.

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from Universe Today

Key Facts In This Video

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    Without wind, the a planet entirely composed of water would be perfect smooth. (0:42)

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    The speed of spinning influences a planet or star's overall shape. (2:30)

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