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Old 7th Feb 2009, 07:21
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Noah Zark.

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'Tis gravity. When the pendulum passes bottom dead centre, it is in effect, travelling uphill, away from the earth. Dear Mother Earth, realising the gravity of the situation, pulls it back.
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