If you could dig a hole deep enough into the earth so that you broke through to the other side of the planet, then you threw somthing into the hole, say a ball, would the ball fall up into the sky once it left the hole, or would it be stopped somewhere between the begining and the end of the hole.
By Lance Cooper
October 21, 2011
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