Dutch Pendulum Observations in Submarines


IN the letter from Mr. Bowie on the subject of Dr. F. A. Vening Meinesz's pendulum observations on board a submarine, which appeared in NATURE of December 27, 1924, p. 930, there is a passage which seems to me to suggest a wrong idea of Dr. Meinesz's method and thereby perhaps to engender doubts as to the possible accuracy of his results.

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LENOX-CONYNGHAM, G. Dutch Pendulum Observations in Submarines. Nature 115, 116 (1925) doi:10.1038/115116a0

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