gyroscope : Definition, Usages, News and More
- n rotating mechanism in the form of a universally mounted spinning wheel that offers resistance to turns in any direction
- In this supercooled state it will shield the gyroscope from the effects of any external magnetic field.
- It was as if Obama were putting his personal gyroscope in order for the main act, the press conference in which he said he was "appalled" and "outraged" by his former pastor's views.
- The telescope was facing eventual loss of power and gyroscope failure, which would cut short its life-span by years.
News & Articles
- DFX Sports and Fitness Featured on "Does Someone Have to Go?" Airing Today, June 13 at 9 P.M. on FOX
DFX Sports and Fitness, premiere manufacturer of the popular and innovative Powerball Gyroscope hand held exercise ball, will be featured on two episodes of Fox’s newest reality show, “DOES SOMEONE HAVE TO GO?,” Thursday, June 13, 2013 (9:00-10:00 PM ET/PT). (PRWeb June 14, 2013) Read the full story at http://www.prweb.com/releases/2013/6/prweb10834863.htm
June 14, 2013 - PRWeb
- Media Molecule’s Tearaway Features Smart Vita Tactile Implementation
The PlayStation Vita is a piece of hardware with so much potential. The touch screens and gyroscope are more often abused for gimmicks than used to enhance the player experience. Leave it to Media Molecule to get it right. At the Horizon independent game press conference today, Media Molecule showed off how the world of Tearaway reacts not only to the player character, with folds in the paper ...
June 13, 2013 - Game Informer
- Widener shines on the mound for Falcons’ softball team
By JIMMY ALLLINDER Correspondent Kelly Widener is a gyroscope of motion as her arm whips around just before she releases a blazing softball, but insists pitching is 10 percent physical and 90 percent mental. Imagine then what’s going on inside the Monroe Township High School senior’s brain as she prepares to release her next pitch. read more
June 12, 2013 - East Brunswick Sentinel
- Clifford Martin Will in New Scientist (subscription)
The Moon's orbit acts as a gyroscope,says Clifford Will, an expert on general relativity at Washington University in St Louis, Missouri, US. "But lunar ranging provides indirect measurements. Gravity Probe B provides a direct measure...
- Ronald Mallett in East Hartford Gazette
He loved science and math, and the earliest toys he gave me were a gyroscope and crystal radio set,Mallett says. "And he spent a lot of time with me. In order to get my allowance, he would ask me something from the multiplication table. If...
- Soichi Noguchi in New Scientist (subscription)
Hopefully everything works as advertised and the gyroscope can release:as nicely as we do it underwater,Noguchi says. "This is one thing we can't test."