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Landmark Experiments in Physics

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Landmark Experiments in Physics

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Contents: Fizeau-Foucault apparatus; Ives-Stilwell experiment; Oxford Electric Bell; Roemer's determination of the speed of light; Sagnac effect; Trouton-Noble experiment; De Sitter double star experiment; Atwood machine; Barton's pendulums; Beverly Clock; Heron's fountain; Magdeburg hemispheres; Rubens' tube; etc.

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