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By Thomas E. Willson

Those primary rules were chanced on and utilized some time past fifty years--in the reminiscence of the dwelling. they've got revolutionized technological know-how in all its departments. Our textbooks on Chemistry, gentle, warmth, electrical energy and Sound have needed to be completely re-written; and in lots of different departments, significantly in drugs and psychology, they've got but to be re-written. Our textbooks are in a transition nation, every one new one going a step farther, to make the swap slow from the previous different types of trust to the recent, in order that even Tyndall's textbook on "Sound" is now so antedated, or antiquated, that it may were written in darkest Africa sooner than the pyramids have been outfitted, rather than 20 years in the past.

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It follows from considered one of your actual axioms. whilst I let you know why the earth is and has to be approximately fifty thousand miles in diameter, you'll find it needs to be so, and that you simply knew all of it the time, yet by no means stopped to formulate your wisdom. you've got had the data for 3 centuries with out employing it. "It used to be in 1609 that your maximum astronomer, John Kepler, introduced as one in all 3 harmonic legislation in which the universe used to be ruled, that the squares of the days of the planets have been proportional to the cubes in their distances from the sunlight; and that this legislation used to be actual in physics and all over the place. nobody of your scientists has had the knowledge to check out what it intended, and for 3 centuries, for 291 years, you might have repeated his phrases like such a lot of parrots, rather than utilizing the foremost he gave you to liberate the mysteries of the universe. A corollary of his legislation is that the planets circulation of their orbits simply because they're impelled thereto among the 2 forces, and circulate in a median curve among them; however it used to be now not until eventually 1896 that you simply came across that the suggest among forces is usually a curve and not a immediately line. you haven't a textual content publication in a college this present day that doesn't repeat this basic and absurd blunders - that you have identified for 3 centuries to be an mistakes - that the movement because of a median among forces is "in a instantly line. " The curves ensuing listed below are to not be measured simply, and are so huge that small segments look instantly strains; and it was once no longer till chippie confirmed it mathematically that anyone may think it real. "There are nice forces during this universe. Your grandfathers referred to as them Centripetal and Centrifugal forces; your fathers referred to as them Gravity and Apergy, names which nonetheless hang to them; and also you name them allure and Repulsion. "It was once Kepler, no longer Newton, who chanced on that appeal or Gravity was once in inverse percentage to the sq. of the gap. "You understand the which means of this mystic word, 'as the squares of the gap. ' you recognize that it ability the allure at ft is just one-fourth the charm at one foot; at 4 toes in basic terms one-sixteenth; at 8 toes, just one sixty-fourth. "But who is familiar with or cares for Kepler's nice legislation of Repulsion, or Apergy? That used to be that the 'square of the days are because the cubes of the space. ' It has lain fallow for hundreds of years. nobody of your western physicists has ever studied it, or attempted to give an explanation for it. It is still simply the place Kepler left it, because the mere legislations of orbital revolution of the planets basically. "It is the most important to the right kind figuring out of the universe. "'The squares of the days are because the cubes of the space' implies that all movement is the results of forces performing upon prakriti, and that the place the 2 forces are balanced, or equivalent, the end result in movement is a circle or ellipse, the sq. of the Repulsion being equivalent to the dice of the allure to cause them to equivalent and bring a circle. In different circumstances they produce hyperbola and parabola. "This is a bit dry - approximately all basic wisdom is - however the present of persistence is superb.

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