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Inertia - a limerick 

A body in motion or at rest
Tends to remain in this state unless
An outside force
Changes this course
As Newton’s First Law of Motion would express… noch 14 Wörter

Poetry

Gravity and other fictitious forces

In this post I wrote, „gravitational force is how we we perceive spatial curvature.“
Here’s another claim — „Gravity is like centrifugal force, because they’re both fictitious.“   Outrageous, right?  noch 694 Wörter

Happy Birthday "Amazing Grace" Guy

John Newton was born on this day in 1725.  The most famous of all penitent slavers.  He it was, of course, who wrote most of the… noch 528 Wörter

Terminating Time: The Past, The Future, and The Terminator

“God, a person could go crazy thinking about this…” Sarah Connor says at the end of James Cameron’s film The Terminator in a recording she will eventually pass on to her unborn son, John. noch 1.381 Wörter

Zen

2nd Rhode Island (Position Marker)

The 2nd Rhode Island Infantry Regiment served as members of Eustis‘ Brigade in Newton’s Division of the Sixth Corps, Army of the Potomac. The regiment is honored by a monument and a position stone. noch 38 Wörter

2nd Rhode Island Infantry

The 2nd Rhode Island Infantry Regiment served as members of Eustis‘ Brigade in Newton’s Division of the Sixth Corps, Army of the Potomac. The regiment is honored by a monument and a position stone. noch 84 Wörter