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Title: Galileo: The Pendulum Clock
Url: http://galileo.rice.edu/sci/instruments/pendulum.html
Creator: Van Helden, Albert
Publisher: Rice University
Description: This essay describes the influence that the pendulum had on Galileo's thinking and science. It also discusses the use of a pendulum to measure time. This is a part of The Galileo Project, an extensive web site on the life and works of Galileo.
LC Classification: Bibliography. Library science. Information resources (General) -- Subject bibliography -- Physics -- Special topics, A-Z -- Pendulum
Science -- Astronomy -- Biography -- Individual, A-Z -- Galileo
Science -- Physics
Science -- Physics -- Descriptive and experimental mechanics -- History
GEM Subject: Science -- Technology
Science -- Physics
Science -- History
Key Concept: Physics -- Motion
Physics -- Oscillations
Physics -- Pendulum motion
Resource Type: Reference
Science Materials
Format: html
Audience: Advanced placement Students
College/University Instructors
Higher Education
Secondary Education
Teachers
Technical School First Cycle
University First Cycle
Language: English
Rights: Albert Van Helden
Access Rights: Free access
Subject: General Physics
History
History of science
Oscillations
Oscillations & Waves
Pendula
Physics
science
Date Of Record Release: 2011-03-07 03:00:04 (W3C-DTF)
Date Last Modified: 2008-12-08 16:23:17 (W3C-DTF)
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