Podkletnov never used that word; he said he’d found a way to block gravity. Ocampo and Elmhirst, while remaining friendly, were both quite rude in what they wrote about each other. Small objects above the disc seemed to lose weight, as if they were being shielded from the pull of Planet Earth. And so, at this time, the only credentialed scientist claiming to have witnessed gravity modification is Podkletnov himself.
Detail showing torsion balance arm (m), large ball (W), small ball (x), and isolating box (ABCDE). The two large balls were positioned on alternate sides of the horizontal wooden arm of the balance. Shop Now “Spinballs provide children with a fun art form mixed with an exercise to express oneself, get a work out and entertain others with the beautifully colorful patterns possible.” – AblePlay, toy rating system for children of all abilities from the National Lekotek Center. There is also a field where you can let us know how you would like to be paid. This science-oriented samizdat was a hopeless muddle of wacky ideas and grandiose claims, but on its back cover it reproduced an announcement from the Office of Technology Transfer at the University of South Carolina.
Greene ended up spending his early years in an orphanage.<\/p>
A high-school dropout, Greene served in the U.S. Marines for a few years. He later went to work as a longshoreman on the Cleveland docks. The experiment was devised sometime before 1783 by geologist John Michell, who constructed a torsion balance apparatus for it. Shortly before dawn on a dismal, rain-drenched winter morning I’m heading out of Helsinki along Highway 3, into the heart of Finland. You can do it all with Spinballs – a high quality pair of glow poi. And you’ll see, it will still get lighter.» We tried it, and sure enough the assembly lost weight.