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Waiting to leave it feels like the days are actually getting longer!

Old Mar 4th 2010, 3:33 am
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Default Waiting to leave it feels like the days are actually getting longer!

http://news.bbc.co.uk/2/hi/americas/8547955.stm
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Old Mar 4th 2010, 4:58 am
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this explains why I feel tried. I'm clearly missing out on some sleep.
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The Earth is not a perfect sphere. It is pinched in slightly at the poles and bulges at the equator.

So it's an oblate spheroid then? The correct scientific term is obviously a bit too advanced for BBC website readers...................
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Default Re: Waiting to leave it feels like the days are actually getting longer!

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The Earth is not a perfect sphere. It is pinched in slightly at the poles and bulges at the equator.

So it's an oblate spheroid then? The correct scientific term is obviously a bit too advanced for BBC website readers...................
Earth shaped?
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