A Conversation for The Amazing 42-Minute Gravity Sled

Re Hooke

Post 1

Ek* this space intentionally left blank *ki

Fascinating in many ways, not least because it dredged up a faded school memory.

I remember being told that Hooke realised that springs and such like had an elastic limit by dropping cats out of his laboratory while at Cambridge ... fact or fiction I haven't a scooby ... cats apparently stop returning to their original state if you drop them from too high.

Re Hooke

Post 2


ROFL, Ekky!

And, I sure am hoping that this is just a folk tale!!

smiley - towel

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