By Thomas F. Torrance
When the Nicene Creed affirms that the everlasting Son of God 'for us and for our salvation got here down from heaven', it asserts that God Himself is actively current in the house and time of our international. The philosophical difficulties that this comprises are certain up with Christian theology, and shape the topic of this booklet. Professor Torrance starts off with a critique of recent Protestant considering, and proceeds to ascertain where of spatial and temporal components in uncomplicated theological recommendations. He then bargains a good account of the relation of the incarnation to house and time. whereas regarding the paintings of the nice theologians of the previous, this examine is additionally supremely appropriate to theological pondering during this age of science.
By Shapley H.
By Terry Allan Hicks
By C. Marsh, H. Martinos, A. McIntosh, S. Morely
An perception into the altering nature of the economic and enterprise area estate industry and the way enterprise house improvement schemes may be initiated and carried out to revitalise city components.
By Morris L. Eaton
By Arthur Eddington
What's GEOMETRY? a talk among- An experimental PHYSICIST. A natural MATHEMATICIAN. A RELATIVIST who advocates the more moderen conceptions of time and house in physice. Rel. there's a recognized proposition of Euclid which states that "Any aspects of a triangle are jointly more than the 3rd side." Can both of you inform me even if these days there's reliable cause to think that this proposition is correct? Math. in my opinion, i'm rather not able to assert no matter if the proposition is correct or no longer. i will deduce it by way of reliable reasoning from sure different propositions or axioms, that are purported to be nonetheless extra user-friendly. If those axioms are real, the proposition is correct; if the axioms will not be real, the proposition isn't real universally. even if the axioms are real or no longer i can't say, and it truly is outdoor my province to think about. Phys. yet is it no longer claimed that the reality or those axioms is self-evident? Math. they're not at all self-evirlent to
Table of Contents
ECLIPSE tools AT SOBRAL ?; PROLOGUE; what's GEOMETRY?; bankruptcy I; THE FITZGERALD CONTRACTION ?; bankruptcy II; RELATIVITY; bankruptcy III; the realm of 4 DIMENSIONS; bankruptcy IV; FIELDS OF strength ?; bankruptcy V; varieties of area; bankruptcy VI; the hot legislation OF GRAVITATION AND THE; l;'rontispiece; web page; 1; 17; 30; forty five; sixty three; seventy seven; outdated legislations ninety three; bankruptcy VII; WEIGHING gentle ? no; bankruptcy VIII; different assessments OF the idea; bankruptcy IX; MOMENTUM and effort; bankruptcy X; in the direction of INFINITY; bankruptcy XI; electrical energy AND GRAVITATION; t:!HAPTER XII; at the NATURE of items; APPENDIX; MATlIE1(ATICAL NOTES; old be aware; ? ?; 123; 136; 152; 167; one hundred eighty; 202; 210
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By Ron Miller
Ever considering humans appeared up on the evening sky and discovered that a few of these twinkling lighting fixtures have been in reality different worlds, they've got desired to go back and forth into area and probe for themselves. as soon as people devised how one can depart Earth and discover the universe, many of the exploration was once performed by way of robots. those semi-intelligent machines despatched again images and knowledge from different worlds. This improvement was once intriguing, and the knowledge have been important to technology, however it used to be now not kind of like being there. A satellite tv for pc in orbit, sending again photos of Earth under, isn't the comparable as being an astronaut aboard an orbiting area go back and forth, digital camera in hand.Robot explorers are less expensive than sending people into house, and nobody’s existence is ever in danger. yet that’s no longer constantly the main worthy strategy to discover. people have regularly desired to see issues firsthand—to see a wierd new panorama with their very own eyes, to select up a rock with their very own palms. And human exploration has merits. the most merits profit human intelligence and human interest. No laptop will ever come to the bottom of a hill and imagine, “I ask yourself what’s at the different side?”This publication is ready the folks and machines that experience enabled people to take these first, tentative steps clear of our domestic international. it truly is approximately how people were capable of see with their very own eyes what’s at the different aspect of that hill at the Moon or on Mars.
__________С тех пор, как люди стали смотреть на ночное небо и осознали, что некоторые из тех мерцающих огней являются на самом деле другими мирами, они хотели путешествовать в космос и исследовать эти миры. Эта книга рассказывает о людях и машинах, которые позволили людям совершить первые робкие шаги за пределы земной атмосферы. Из неё читатель узнает, как люди смогли увидеть своими глазами другие миры, включая Луну и Марс. Издание содержит множество отличных иллюстраций.
By Enno Brinckmann
This concise but entire therapy of the results of spaceflight on organic platforms comprises matters on the vanguard of lifestyles sciences learn, akin to gravitational biology, immune method reaction, bone mobilephone formation and the consequences of radiation on biosystems. Edited by means of a number one expert on the eu house supplier (ESA) with contributions by means of across the world popular specialists, the chapters are in accordance with the newest house laboratory experiments, together with these on SPACELAB, ISS, parabolic flights and unmanned study satellites. An necessary resource for biologists, clinical researchers and astronautics specialists alike. the result of area flight experiments, flooring controls and flight simulations pave the way in which for a greater realizing of gravity reactions in quite a few organisms right down to molecular mechanisms. This book marks additionally the start of a brand new house flight period with the development and exploitation of the overseas house Station (ISS) which supplies a platform for an in-depth continuation of experiments less than weightlessness in Low Earth Orbit and past.
By Marco Palmieri
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