• Snippets of Physics - Potentials of Potatoes: A Surprise in Newtonian Gravity

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      Newtonian gravity; gravitational force; cartesian coordinates; symmetries of mass distribution; asymmetric density distribution; Poisson equation.

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      T Padmanabhan1

      1. IUCAA, Post Bag 4, Pune University Campus, Ganeshkhind, Pune 411 007, India.
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