Stuff about him
What is Foucault Pendulum? and how does it work?
Why was his discovery and invention so significant?
It was big time discovery because it proved wrong what people thought until about one hundred years ago. for intake humans thought for at least two thousand years that the earth was flat. It was because of his discovery that gave most of the things that we thought more logic. it explained that the earth was tilted, shape of sphere, rotated to make night and day. And can still come in use till today.
Additonal interesting facts.
- Died by developing a multiple cases of sclerosis.
- one of the 72 names inscribed on the Eiffel tower.
- lived to be 49
- made a measurement of a light year.