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Title: Ernst Mach on bodies and buckets

The scientist-philosopher’s critique of Newtonian mechanics was informed, in part, by a startling phenomenon he experienced as the train he was riding negotiated a sharp bend.
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Publication Date:
OSTI Identifier:
22251808
Resource Type:
Journal Article
Resource Relation:
Journal Name: Physics Today; Journal Volume: 66; Journal Issue: 12; Other Information: (c) 2013 American Institute of Physics; Country of input: International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA)
Country of Publication:
United States
Language:
English
Subject:
71 CLASSICAL AND QUANTUM MECHANICS, GENERAL PHYSICS; CLASSICAL MECHANICS; MOTION; QUANTUM MECHANICS