Doppler found that sound . . . . traveled
in indirect proportion to the . . . . distance
between the noise maker and . . . . the ear.
The closer the distance, the louder the sound.
but Doppler never heard the sound barrier o n
December 18, 2004
Newton observed gravity
when an apple fell tO.
. the ground.
Although he saw the c
of that apple,
and he noticed the c
on womens breasts,
and he even saw the c u r v
of the earth,
but it took Einstein to dream
that light bends ...
Dec. 18, 2004
Faraday watched a caged mouse by day
and had paranoid fantasies by night:
he dreamed of being behind metal bars
because something he has done
with electromagnetic force
would make him infamous!
He noticed that while light shone
right through the metal bars,
an electric arc would not harm the mouse.
He placed a radio receiver inside the cage
to entertain the mouse.
Just as he predicted,
the speakers remained silent
when he turned on the receiver.
In his excitement Faraday
evicted the mouse and
claimed the cage for himself.
December 20, 2004