Interactive Google Doodle: Léon Foucault’s 194th Birthday

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Google’s latest doodle (18 Sept 2013) marks the 194th birthday of Jean Bernard Léon Foucault, the French physicist and inventor of a pendulum that demonstrated the rotation of the earth.

Léon Foucault via Wikipedia

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