Usage examples for physics

  1. Dr. Brunner, when professor of physics in Peru, had a patient who could not touch iron without falling into convulsions, and was made clairvoyant by simply taking her physician's pocket- knife in her hand. – Modern Magic by Maximilian Schele de Vere
  2. Here, from the outset, I have enjoyed the constant and untiring help of Professor W. A. Rense of the Department of Physics and Astronomy at Louisiana State University. – A Quantitative Study of the Nocturnal Migration of Birds. Vol.3 No.2 by George H. Lowery.
  3. But in mathematics, physics, chemistry, all the matters in which it is impossible for a man to take another view because he is a Frenchman or a German- here we reach a haven of intellectual peace; and these calm waters are spreading over the world, in spite of the tempests. – The Unity of Civilization by Various
  4. Father Barbarigo, belonging to the Convent of the Salutation at Venice, whose pupil I had been in physics, came to pay a visit to the rector, and seeing me as we were coming from mass paid me his friendly compliments. – The Memoires of Casanova, Complete The Rare Unabridged London Edition Of 1894, plus An Unpublished Chapter of History, By Arthur Symons by Jacques Casanova de Seingalt
  5. This is true, both in the domain of physics and of morals. – Love's Final Victory by Horatio
  6. But it is a world which is almost unrelated to the universe of modern physics, and emerges in a very dishevelled state from the explorations of history and of psychology. – The Life of the Spirit and the Life of To-day by Evelyn Underhill
  7. That sounds like a proposition in physics. – With Edge Tools by Hobart Chatfield-Taylor
  8. Almost every suitable appliance known to physics has been proposed for the solution of the problem of submarine location and detection. – The Journal of Submarine Commander von Forstner by Georg-Günther von Forstner Commentator: John Hays, Jr. Hammond
  9. This rule is said to hold in religion, in physics, and in politics; and Machiavel is quoted for having established it in the last of these. – Letters to Sir William Windham and Mr. Pope by Lord Bolingbroke
  10. First Course in Physics. – Ontario Teachers' Manuals: Nature Study by Ontario Ministry of Education
  11. But, second, by calling their method the ethical method, the historical school desire to repudiate the idea that in dealing with economic phenomena they are dealing with things which are morally indifferent, like the phenomena of physics, and that science has nothing to do with them but to explain them. – Contemporary Socialism by John Rae
  12. The laws of physics broken! – Mask of Death by Paul Ernst
  13. Would they pass it near enough to resolve certain problems in physics and geology until then unsolved? – The Moon-Voyage by Jules Verne
  14. Other buildings on the Campus which have not been mentioned elsewhere are the Physics Laboratory, the Museum, and Tappan Hall. – The University of Michigan by Wilfred Shaw
  15. He separated his physics completely from his metaphysics. – Selected Essays by Karl Marx
  16. Sir Oliver Lodge, F. R. S., well- known among English men of science, and at the time Professor of Physics at Liverpool, describes the opening of the trance in very nearly the same words as Professor Richet in the remarkable report which he published in 1890 on the sittings he had with Mrs Piper. – Mrs. Piper & the Society for Psychical Research by Michael Sage
  17. There were plenty of men at Burrton occupying responsible places as professors or instructors who knew plenty of mathematics and physics and electricity and engineering and science. – The High Calling by Charles M. Sheldon
  18. I went to the professor of Physics in the University I then attended, and I told him it was a fraud, a huge book of mere nonsense. – The Coming of the Ice by G. Peyton Wertenbaker
  19. He taught physics and natural history in the modern school, and in two girls' high schools. – The Darling and Other Stories by Anton Chekhov