Albert Michelson

Albert Michelson

It appears, from all that precedes, reasonably certain that if there be any relative motion between the earth and the luminiferous ether, it must be small; quite small enough entirely to refute Fresnel's explanation of aberration.More Albert Michelson quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
Now, the velocity of wave propagation can be seen, without the aid of any mathematical analysis, to depend on the elasticity of the medium and its density; for we can see that if a medium is highly elastic the disturbance would be propagated at a great speed.More Albert Michelson quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
The most important fundamental laws and facts of physical science have all been discovered, and these are now so firmly established that the possibility of their ever being supplemented in consequence of new discoveries is exceedingly remote.More Albert Michelson quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]

Quotes of the month

Eugeny Antonuk There is no freedom, as such, the whole question is only of what to be free of: from wisdom or from stupidity. [08/31/2018 10:08:02] More


Eugeny Antonuk And there is no choice but the price of bread. [09/01/2018 10:09:31] More


Eugeny Antonuk Crucifixes happen where people like drinking. [09/03/2018 08:09:11] More


Eugeny Antonuk The biggest mistake is to let the enemy know that he has dipped you into the hell of doubt. [09/02/2018 04:09:10] More


Eugeny Antonuk Hearing only yourself, others think that they will be heard. [09/13/2018 03:09:06] More