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Vsauce: What if the Earth Suddenly Stopped Spinning?

by Kenny Hoeschen

Superman himself famously turned back time by making the Earth spin backwards in the 1978 Christopher Reeves Superman film. Vsauce takes an interesting look at what would happen if Earth were to somehow suddenly stop spinning. Let’s begin with: it would be an enormous tragedy and we wouldn’t be around to see it for long.

Compare this to what Fraser Cain of Universe Today told us a few months ago on the same question.

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