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Old 02-10-2011, 07:43 PM   #3 (permalink)
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Bringing your body parts in closer to the centre of rotation is like a skater pulling in their arms to spin faster. Total angular momentum stays the same. If you don't have any initial rotation, then total angular momentum will remain zero.

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