3rd demo - Pantheon in Paris
Invitation to show Pendulum



note:A year later, 1852, Foucault also invented the "GYROSCOPE," a flywheel device that pivoted freely about its center of gravity. In rapid motion its axis indicates fixed direction in space. Reading Journal
Gyroscope This experiment quickly reported in the United States- a translation of the report in French "Comptes Rendu."
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