These web pages provide an explanation of forces in accelerating reference frames. Topics include centrifugal force and what is felt in vehicles that are speeding up or slowing down. This is part of "From Stargazers to Starships", an extensive web site that introduces physics and astronomy using topics in space exploration and space science.
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