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French physicist born September 18, 1819. Sticky Thread known for his work in physics and electromagnetic fields. 11 February 1868, died. Value of the speed of light with a margin of error of less than 1% in 1850 to measure has succeeded.
gyroscopes (especially indispensable device for the determination of high-speed transport direction) is also the inventor.
scientific medicine began with the work of Foucault, because of the fear of physical space has shifted towards blood.
in 1862, received the Légion d'Honneur medal, the British Royal Academy of Sciences in 1864 (Royal Society) is selected.
Umberto Eco's Foucault's Pendulum, the name of the book that rotates around its own axis proving that the world
and The apparatus was designed by Jean Bernard Leon Fucault.
a suspension point of the pendulum swing has not changed even though observing changes Foucault pendulum bond is activated long enough, it will not change order of release, but the ground, so the Earth developed the theory of moving will appear. If the Earth is rotating, the following observers will return to Earth with the pendulum, while the plane of oscillation of the pendulum stay still. For this reason, the plane of oscillation of the pendulum is moving slowly, it would seem, according to observers. pendulum experiment was conducted in 1851.