The universe's rotation

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The universe's rotation

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Has anyone ever wondered what makes our planet, the stars, galaxy's and possibly even the Universe rotate :?: I mean what is with the universe and rotation I sometimes wonder! It's just everything ROTATES I just don't get it!!!!!!!!!!!!!
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Re: The universe's rotation

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B14vin5 wrote:Has anyone ever wondered what makes our planet, the stars, galaxy's and possibly even the Universe rotate :?: I mean what is with the universe and rotation I sometimes wonder! It's just everything ROTATES I just don't get it!!!!!!!!!!!!!
Hi.
In a word..gravity

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Isaac_Newton

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Ah but what causes/creates gravity?
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Hi,
I can't answer that but Sir Isacc could :)
Have a read here

http://www.answerbag.com/q_view/2443

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B14vin5 wrote:Ah but what causes/creates gravity?
Matter/mass creates gravity. If you ask what causes/creates matter/mass you will get a slap. :wink:
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It's not spelt "Isacc" or "Issac", it's "Isaac".

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Hi,
I stand corrected :oops:
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