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" Since all matter may be made to fill a smaller space by cooling, ! it is evident that the particles of matter must have space between them ; and, since every body can communicate the power of expansion to a body of... "
The Magazine of Science, and Schools of Art - Page 382
1841
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Lessons on the globes

T H. Howe - 1842 - 462 pages
...matter are thus demonstrably not in contact — " Since all matter may be made to fill a smaller volume by cooling, it is evident that the particles of matter must have space between them." — Sir H. Davy. 1 . Take the quadrant of altitude and bend it : the molecules which compose that portion...
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A Manual of Geographical Science: Mathematical, Physical, Historical ..., Part 1

Charles Grenfell Nicolay - 1852 - 476 pages
...immediate cause of the phenomena of heat is motion. Since matter may be made to fill a smaller space by cooling, it is evident that the particles of matter must have space between them It is also possible that the particles themselves may be actually smaller than the intervening space...
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Elements of Experimental and Natural Philosophy

Jabez Hogg - 1853 - 388 pages
...same as the laws of the communication of motion. Since all matter may be made to fill a smaller volume by cooling, it is evident that the particles of matter...inference that its own particles are possessed of a motion ; but as there is no change in the position of its parts as long as its temperature is uniform,...
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Elements of Experimental and Natural Philosophy: Being a Familiar and Easy ...

Jabez Hogg - 1861 - 594 pages
...Since all matter may be made to fill a smaller volume by cooling, it is evident that the parti«les of matter must have space between them ; and since...inference that its own particles are possessed of a motion ; but as there is no change in the position of its parts as long as its temperature is uniform,...
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Heat: A Mode of Motion

John Tyndall - 1868 - 556 pages
...the communication of motion. ' Since all matter may be made to fill a smaller space by cooling, it IB evident that the particles of matter must have space...its particles — it is a probable inference that H its own particles are possessed of motion ; but as there is no change in the position of its parts,...
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Heat Considered as a Mode of Motion

John Tyndall - 1869 - 566 pages
...particles of matter must have space be;ween them ; and since every body can communicate the power )f expansion to a body of a lower temperature — that is, can give in expansive motion to its particles — it is a probable inference hat its own particles are possessed...
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Heat Considered as a Mode of Motion

John Tyndall - 1870 - 578 pages
...same as the laws of the communieation of motion.' Since all matter may be made to fill a smaller space by cooling, it is evident that the particles of matter...must have space between them ; and since every body ean communicate the power of expansion to a body of a lower temperature — that is, can give an expansive...
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Heat a Mode of Motion

John Tyndall - 1873 - 584 pages
...the laws of the communication of , motion. '' Since all matter may be made to fill a smaller space by cooling, ! it is evident that the particles of...its particles — it is a probable inference that ita own particles are possessed of motion ; but, as there is no change in the position of its parts,...
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One Culture: Essays in Science and Literature

George Lewis Levine, Alan Rauch - 1987 - 372 pages
...and the quantities on which they act of being expressed by numbers, (p. 57) He further concluded that it is evident that the particles of matter must have space between them; and ... it is a probable inference that [each body's] own particles are possessed of motion; but . . ....
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