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" To account for the enormous velocity of propagation in the case of light, the substance which transmits it is assumed to be of both extreme elasticity and of extreme tenuity. This substance is called the Luminiferous ether: It fills space; it surrounds... "
Evolution of Sound: Part of the Problem of Human Life Here and Hereafter ... - Página 131
por Alexander Wilford Hall - 1878 - 527 páginas
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Scientific Theism

Francis Ellingwood Abbot - 1885 - 219 páginas
...surrounds the atoms of bodies ; it extends, without solution of continuity, through the humors of the eye. The molecules of luminous bodies are in a state of vibration. The vibrations are taken up by the ether, and transmitted through it in waves. These waves impinging on the retina excite the sensation."...
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Organic scientific philosophy. Scientific theism

Francis Ellingwood Abbot - 1885 - 219 páginas
...surrounds the atoms of bodies ; it extends, without solution of continuity, through the humors of the eye. The molecules of luminous bodies are in a state of vibration. The vibrations are taken up by the ether, and transmitted through it in waves. These waves impinging on the retina excite the sensation."...
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The Pericosmic Theory of Physical Existence and Its Sequel Preliminary to ...

George Stearns - 1888 - 328 páginas
...sound : both are undulatory. As sound travels in waves of air. so light travels in waves of ether. " To account for the enormous velocity of propagation in the case of light," writes Dr. Tyndall, -' the substance which transmits it is assumed to be of both extreme elasticity...
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Light and Electricity: Notes of Two Courses of Lectures Before the Royal ...

John Tyndall - 1895 - 194 páginas
...surrounds the atoms of bodies; it extends, without solution of continuity, through the humors of the eye. The molecules of luminous bodies are in a state of vibration. The vibrations are taken up by the ether, and transmitted through it in waves. These waves impinging on the retina excite the sensation...
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Characterization of Liquids, Nano- and Microparticulates, and Porous Bodies ...

Andrei S. Dukhin, Philip J. Goetz - 2002 - 382 páginas
...greater the elasticity the greater is the velocity, and the less the density the greater is the velocity. To account for the enormous velocity of propagation in the case of light, the substance that transmits it is assumed to have both extreme elasticity and extreme density. This dominance of...
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China and Albert Einstein

Danian HU, History and Asian Studies Program Danian Hu - 2005 - 257 páginas
...greater the elasticity the greater the velocity, and the less the density the greater is the velocity. To account for the enormous velocity of propagation...it is assumed to be of both extreme elasticity and of extreme tenuity. This substance is called the Luminiferous ether: It fills space; it surrounds the...
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