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Brief about David Rittenhouse: By info that we know David Rittenhouse was born at 1970-01-01. And also David Rittenhouse is American Scientist.

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But Dr. Smith says, and I believe it to be a true state of the case, that he himself gave a course of Lectures in Natural Philosophy, during the same winter, and that the money raised by them was also applied towards paying for the Orrery.

Tags: Money, Philosophy, True

For the greater beauty of the instrument, the balls representing the planets are to be of considerable bigness; but so contrived, that they may be taken off at pleasure, and others, much smaller, and fitter for some purposes, put in their places.

Tags: Beauty, May, Others

In order to know the true situation of a Planet at any particular time, the small set of balls are to be put each on its respective axis; then the winch to be turned round until each index points to the given time.

Tags: Small, Time, True
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