How to use Langley in a sentence
By the aid of this instrument, Langley, working on Mount Whitney, 12,000 ft.
When the fashion of personal nicknames passed away, the members of the royal house were usually named from their birthplace, as Thomas " of Brotherton," Thomas "of Woodstock," Edmund of Woodstock," Edmund " of Langley," Lionel " of Antwerp," and so forth.
Langley, who occupied the position of secretary to the Smithsonian Institution, Washington, U.S.A., made many small flying models and one large one.
Langley's machine shown in fig.
Maxim, like Langley, employed a staff of highly skilled workmen.Advertisement
P. Langley in 18 93 at Mount Whitney in California (14,000 ft.), with the bolometer, an exceedingly sensitive instrument which he invented, and which enabled him to feel his way thermally over the whole spectrum, noting all the Constant.
Abbot at Mount Wilson, with instruments and methods in which Langley's experience is embodied, has reduced it greatly, having proved that one of Langley's corrections was erroneously applied.
P. Langley's Researches on Solar Heat are published by the War Department (Signal Service, xv.) (Washington, 1884), and Gill's parallax researches in Cape Annals, vols.
Langley, A Treatise on Computation (1895), has notes on approximate and abbreviated calculation.
When Langley published his work the law of radiation as a function of the temperature was not yet established.Advertisement
Geoff Lake began his story when a fellow attendee that evening mentioned Langley's name.
Gareth Ainsworth was popular too for doing the ayatollah, Richard Langley wasn't.
Robbo moved from the right to the left covering for Parry whilst Richard Langley was called up from the sub's bench.
Spring 1757 Langley Edwards Gave evidence to the parliamentary committee examining the navigation bill.
Ponderous, Langley gave balls away or was easily dispossessed.Advertisement
Southern Water is inviting the public to look inside its replica Napoleonic fort on Eastbourne seafront at Langley Point on Saturday June 19.
However, Paul Parry was fit again and replaced him with Langley moving infield.
May 1757 Langley Edwards Was appointed surveyor together with Thomas Yeoman.
As we passed Langley Burrell Church we heard the strains of the quadrille band on the ice at Draycot.
A crude challenge from Richard Langley sent Albion midfielder Jason Koumas crashing to the ground 20 yards from goal on the stroke of half-time.Advertisement
Bircham was surrendering possession like nobodies business; this was a match that was crying out for the passing ability of Langley.
Kings Langley Common, with its wayside cottages, still survives within the settlement.
In 1987, Electronic Arts founded a branch in Langley, England, which eventually became known as EA Europe.
Gaveston, whose body was buried in 1315 at King's Langley, left an only daughter.
P. Langley has proposed to obviate such ill-effects by stirring the air included within a telescope tube.Advertisement
The Board has asylums for the insane at Tooting Bec (Wandsworth), Ealing (for children); King's Langley, Hertfordshire; Caterham, Surrey; and Darenth, Kent.
Langley died on the 27th of February 1906.
Five of his sons played some part in the history of their time, these being Edward the Black Prince, Lionel of Antwerp, duke of Clarence, John of Gaunt, duke of Lancaster, Edmund of Langley, afterwards duke of York, and Thomas of Woodstock, afterwards duke of Gloucester.
His next brother, Edmund of Langley, who was created duke of York (1385),(1385), founded the Yorkist line, and was father, by a daughter and co-heiress of Pedro the Cruel, king of Castile, of two sons, Edward, second duke, who was slain at Agincourt, and Richard, earl of Cambridge, who by marrying the granddaughter and eventual heiress of Lionel's daughter Philippa, brought the right to the succession into the house of York.
Langley aimed at great lightness of construction, and in this he succeeded to a remarkable extent.Advertisement
While Langley conducted his preliminary experiments in 1889, he did not construct and test his steam-driven flying models until 1893.