Would the Death Star Need Artificial Gravity?

SURPRISE BECAUSE SCIENCE CHANNEL! Subscribe now and click the shiny notifications bell so you don’t miss out on all things science and pop culture. http://bit.ly/BecSciSubOpens in new tab The Death Star is no moon, but it’s close to the size of one, so does this mean it needs its own gravity? Is it even possible? Kyle stays on target on this week’s Because Science! Subscribe for more Because Science: http://nerdi.st/subscribeOpens in new tab Watch the last episode: http://bit.ly/2eQw9aFOpens in new tab More science: https://nerdist.com/topic/science-tech/Opens in new tab Watch more Because Science: http://nerdi.st/BecSciOpens in new tab Follow Kyle Hill: https://twitter.com/Sci_PhileOpens in new tab Follow Us: https://twitter.com/NerdistOpens in new tab Because Science every Thursday. Artist: Andrew Bowser Learn more: • RPM CALCULATION: http://bit.ly/2f6CkHoOpens in new tab • CENTRIPEDAL FORCE: http://bit.ly/2fy9Pp0Opens in new tab • SURFACE GRAVITY: http://bit.ly/2f6zwujOpens in new tab