tidal theory

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tidal theory:

see solar systemsolar system,
the sun and the surrounding planets, natural satellites, dwarf planets, asteroids, meteoroids, and comets that are bound by its gravity. The sun is by far the most massive part of the solar system, containing almost 99.9% of the system's total mass.
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Galileo, everyone's favorite scientist, was also aware of tides and developed a theory of tides that was all wet.
In the past we tried to explain the discrepancies between the phases and the theory of tides by the influence of cavity and topographical effects.