A Velocity of Being

An expansive collection of love letters to books, libraries, and reading, from a wonderfully eclectic array of thinkers and creators.

Author: Maria Popova

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An expansive collection of love letters to books, libraries, and reading, from a wonderfully eclectic array of thinkers and creators.

The Velocity of Being

Love, lost, pain, sorrow, ecstasy or detachment - our awareness and reaction to such sensations define consciousness and shape our very existence.

Author: Alvin Conway

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ISBN: 9781716759239

Category: Poetry

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Love, lost, pain, sorrow, ecstasy or detachment - our awareness and reaction to such sensations define consciousness and shape our very existence. These sensory experiences transit with such emotional velocity that it takes sentient minds a lifespan to comprehend their poetic significance.

The properties of solid and fluid bodies

A ball weighing 5 pounds , moving with a velocity of 12 feet per second overtakes
another ball weighing 4 pounds , moving with a velocity of 3 feet per second : find
the velocity after the collision , the balls being inelastic . 2 . A ball weighing 6 ...

Author: Isaac Todhunter

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Scientific American

400 the clearest proof that , as far as concerning wheel move with a velocity less
than that of | The Discovery of the ... by the velocity of water . in the presence of
the learned men of Constan . the wheel — the power being the velocity of the ...

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Monthly magazine devoted to topics of general scientific interest.

The Compass

ate cases . crease . square of the diameter of the pipe in inches , the error being
under 2 per cent . in excess . Both these calculations are easily performed
mentally . For a velocity of 1 foot per second less than 3 feet per second , the
head must ...

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Antiaircraft Journal

Com per second la Ermica cratic ure and Durir vure on acceleration results in a
limitation on the velocity which For these ... It possesses the advantage , however
, of being capa to be given an acceleration of approximately 30 g ( 960 ft ble of ...

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Johnson s Universal Cyclop dia

It is evident also that showing that sound travels with the same velocity in an up -
the velocity is independent of the ... is the convenient formula for calculating the
velocity of extremity of a tube , the other end being closed by a mem - sound in air
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Nature

41 ) was the slit , R the rotating mirror in the principal focus velocity of light is
infinite , then it is perfectly clear that an ... and he gave a plane one , and the lens
one of great focal length , for a reason the velocity as being 190,000 miles per ...

Author: Sir Norman Lockyer

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A Mathematical and Philosophical Dictionary

to or 1 or spaces of air , with the several known degrees of of velocity , the
Relistance does not accurately follow celerity . For having thus known , the
velocity loft or the duplicate ratio of the velocity , lays down two podestroyed , in
passing over ...

Author: Charles Hutton

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The Steam Engine

The height to which the bullet will reach is equal to the height down which a body
must fall from rest in order to acquire a velocity of 1,000 feet per second . For ,
from the moment it commences to rise , its velocity is being diminished at the rate
 ...

Author: Sir George Charles Vincent Holmes

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The Encyclopaedia Britannica Or A Dictionary of Arts Sciences and Miscellaneous Literature

Had we taken the direct method , fill with this circumstance of being indirect . ...
The resistances which vary with the tion of the mentum of inertia with that of the
whole moving parts velocity in this case are a mere trifle when compared engine
 ...

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Nature0

So the molecules of a gas only our purpose to sketch the principle of such an
appainterchanging motion among themselves convey an im ratus as a scientific
point , and having no regard to any pulse at their own rate , and thus the velocity
of ...

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Nature

THE HE correct determination of the velocity of light is a In the year 1874 the
Council of the Paris Observatory , result on ... arrangement we have reach the
rotating mirror until the latter had moved from already described , it being the
same as ...

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Encyclop dia Britannica

Had we taken the direct method , still with this circumitance of being indirect . ...
These resistances are , ift , velocity in this case are a mere trifle when compared
puted . stroke ) add together the weight of the great piston with The strangling of ...

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Appleton s Dictionary of Machines Mechanics Engine Work and Engineering

The pistons of locomotive engines being impelled with great velocity , the steam
is necessarily carried into the ports of introduction with a velocity which is in
inverse proportion to the section of the uncovered part of the port ) with the area
of the ...

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Engineering Mechanics

It was further stated that the velocity depended directly upon the action of gravity ,
and the phenomenon was likened to : hat ... and let AB be a shaft 100 feet square
, of the same height , full of cold air , BC being a passage connecting the two .

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The Velocity of Money

THE VELOCITY OF MONEY is a riveting, sophisticated, blisteringly authentic thriller that provides an insider's glimpse into the vast and intricate workings of the Wall Street financial machine; a shocking cautionary tale for an age of ...

Author: Stephen Rhodes

Publisher: Pan

ISBN: 9780330369527

Category: Detective and mystery stories

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Young Manhattan attorney Rick Hansen discovers that his predecessor at an investment firm has been murdered and learns of an international conspiracy to collapse the stock market. The clock is ticking towards economic doomsday and only Rick can stop it.

The Encyclopaedia Britannica

But the velocities The velocity in any point F is found by first determinai D and I
were equal , and consequently their squares were ing the velocity at D , and
making Dd to DF as the velocity equal ; and these having received equal
increments ...

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The English Cyclopaedia

ZME , 2 + + 2 V consequently , the ratio of a ' to 4 ” being supposed to be known ,
the right angles from a line m'p ' , when ... ZME ; and the force of action . impulse
being proportional to the square of the velocity produced by SAIL - MAKING .

Author: Charles Knight

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Penny Cyclopaedia of the Society for the Diffusion of Useful Knowledge

connected with the moving power and resistance are tangents to the
circumferences are those at which the forces are ... then F' representing the
absolute force when the velocity is zero, and F the actual force when the velocity
is V (F being ...

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