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  • n  French physicist who determined the speed of light and showed that it travels slower in water than in air; invented the Foucault pendulum and the gyroscope (1819-1868)
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  • Vox welcomes 2 with Wisconsin ties
    The Vox Concert Series welcome Wisconsin natives Jeffrey Foucault and Peter Mulvey for an evening of music on June 29 at Columbia Park. Music will start at 6 p.m.
    June 20, 2013 - Marshfield News Herald

  • Jay Rockefeller in Pittsburgh Post Gazette
    Foucault understood early on that Iran's revolution was going to be different from previous ones and that it would contribute to an Islamist movement that would change the role Middle East countries play in global politics in a substantial... Janet Afary Newswise (press release) Jul 8, 2005 39460 148482 fought I looked up to him, I fought next to him, and I am deeply saddened that he is gone," Mr. Rockefeller said.

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