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What would happen to Earth's seasons if it did not revolve around the sun?

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November 08, 2007 9:04AM

If the earth did not revolve around the sun, there would not be any seasons. The problem is that if the earth did not revolve around the sun, that is, if it came to a stop in its orbit, the sun's gravity (with just the tiniest help from the earth's) would pull the earth into the sun.