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Léon Foucault

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Leon Foucault - Come See the Earth Turn - A Picture Book Trailer

 

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Dartmouth Professor Discusses Foucault's Pendulum

 

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Foucault Pendulum

 

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Physicist Léon Foucault Google Doodle [HD]

 

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Léon Foucault Google Doodle

Jean Bernard Léon Foucault was a French physicist best known for his demonstration of the Foucault pendulum, a device demonstrating the effect of the Earth's rotation. He also made an early measurement of the speed of light, discovered eddy currents, and is credited with naming the gyroscope.
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