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Old 03-04-2006, 08:39 AM
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Originally Posted by jere7my
This isn't because the atmosphere has rotational inertia; it's because the atmosphere is pulled along with the big spherical "conveyor belt" we call the earth.
Isnt that more to do with gravity than the friction generated by the surface of the earth?