A Talk About Tops
Short Fiction, Dialogue
Amusement, Physics, Mechanics, Dynamics, Force, Astronomy, Religious Authority
Features a conversation between a boy and his school master who explains to his charge, in terms of Newtonian mechanics, the behaviour of a spinning top.
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