5.1. Conservation of Angular Momentum
How to Rotate a Satellite
Smaller satellites can be changed in their position by controlling internal rotors, relying on conservation of angular momentum. The video does not give any answers but is meant to be used as interesting and motivating start-up-activity for the related topic.
rotating_a_satellite.mpg (17 MB)
rotating_a_satellite.wmv (1,2 MB) (lower resolution)