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Browsing: Early Diary of John Adams, Volume 1


Docno: ADMS-02-01-02-0009-0001-0007

Author: Adams, John
Date: 1754-04-10
{Folio: 13}

April 10, 1754.

The theory of Centrifugal forces, continued; and aplyed to the Cases of the planets; and from this Centrifugal force, Mr. Winthrop confuted the hypothesis of vortices, from this also arises the spheroidal form of the earth.
Cite web page as: Founding Families: Digital Editions of the Papers of the Winthrops and the Adamses, ed.C. James Taylor. Boston: Massachusetts Historical Society, 2014.
http://www.masshist.org/apde2/