Besides his scientific labours Robins took an active part in politics.
Robins, Benjamin Franklin (New York, 1898, in the American Men of Energy series); W.
Tartaglia, Nova Scientia (1537) Galileo (1638); Robins, New Principles of Gunnery (1743); Euler (trans.
BENJAMIN ROBINS (1707-1751), English man of science and engineer, was born at Bath in 1707.
Robins also made a number of important experiments on the resistance of the air to the motion of projectiles, and on the force of gunpowder, with computation of the velocities thereby communicated to projectiles.
Of less interest nowadays are Robins's more purely mathematical writings, such as his Discourse concerning the Nature and Certainty of Sir Isaac Newton's Methods of Fluxions and of Prime and Ultimate Ratios (1735), "A Demonstration of the Eleventh Proposition of Sir Isaac Newton's Treatise of Quadratures" (Phil.
Robins, bluebirds, warblers, chickadees, finches, vireos, wrens, yellow-headed blackbirds, nutcrackers, nuthatches, meadow-larks, sparrows, woodpeckers, swifts, kingbirds and several other species of small birds are found in the park, but the number of each is not great.
Geese, ducks and other water fowl frequent the lakes and bays in the migratory season, and eagles, gulls, hawks, kingfishers, owls, plover, woodcock, " partridge " (ruffed grouse), robins, orioles, bobolinks, blue birds, swallows, sparrows, and many other insectivorous birds are common.
1739, in 4to); Methodus inveniendi lineas curvas, maximi minimive proprietate gaudentes (Lausanne, 1744, in 4to); Theoria motuum planetarum et cometarum (Berlin, 1744, in 4to); Beantwortung, &c., or Answers to Different Questions respecting Comets (ibid., 1744, in 8vo); Neue Grundsatze, &c., or New Principles of Artillery, translated from the English of Benjamin Robins, with notes and illustrations (ibid., 1745, in 8vo); Opuscula varii argumenti (ibid., 1746-1751, in 3 vols.
Song birds are numerous and of many varieties; among them are thrushes, mocking birds, blue birds, robins, wrens, chickadees, warblers, vireos, sparrows, bobolinks (reed birds or rice birds), meadow larks and orioles.
A share in the work has been claimed on dubious grounds for Benjamin Robins, the mathematician.
He became the exclusive accompanist to Cantor Stephen Robins in over 300 concerts as well as accompanying many other cantors.
reading bulldogs defeated their local rivals Swindon Robins 46-44 in what was an enthralling contest between two Elite League heavy weights at Smallmead Stadium.
Reading Bulldogs defeated their local rivals Swindon Robins 46-44 in what was an enthralling contest between two Elite League heavy weights at Smallmead Stadium.
THIS WEEK AT THE ABBEY: ROBINS v Coventry!
heat eleven was a good one for the Robins.
There are several Robins perching at intervals along the towpath hedge, a Wren and a few fieldfares.
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Each of the young robins commits some infraction over the following days, save only Pecksy.
lob from 40 yards to score his first Robins goal.
Just a single Winter Wren, a couple of American Robins and 3 common mergansers on the nearby lake.
It was when manager Morell Maison sent on Dean Chapman for Dikes to bolster the midfield that the Robins resumed control.
Work has already started on the new look 2007 Robins website, but we need to take the site off-line to complete the updates.
Unfortunately birds continuing to decline in numbers include robins, jackdaws and tree sparrows.
My sister had 3 tame robins in her garden.
A pair of young robins, dancing carelessly, entwined in the spirit of the calming breeze.
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It can cope with several tournament systems including round robins, simple leagues, swiss systems and more.
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The visiting speedster refused to budge tho, leaving the Robins to settle for a 4-2.
windy night at Woodford the Robins clinched the points which took them to the top of the table.
And considering the Robins ' impressive home record this season, it looks an eminently winnable tie.
Around the time of maximum partiality there was much singing from birds including wrens, robins and a blackcap.
Crushed or grated nuts attract robins, dunnocks and even wrens.
The earliest experiments of this nature are due to Benjamin Robins in 1743 and Count Rumford in 1792; and their method has been revived by Dr Kellner, War Department chemist, who 5 employed the steel spheres of bicycle ball-bearings as safetyvalves, loaded to register the pressure at which the powdergas will blow off, and thereby check the indications of the crusher-gauge (Proc. R.S., March 1895).
"Oh, it's only some old robins!" said the second lawyer, whose name was Hardin.
The Robins, for a fourth successive match, were forced to operate the rider replacement facility for Charlie Gjedde.
THIS WEEK AT THE ABBEY: ROBINS v READING !
Create dancing snowmen, flying reindeer, elves, fairies or robins - you decide !
Elizabeth Robins: This website is devoted to the life and works of the American novelist, actress, suffrage campaigner and feminist activist.
Previously, there have been 60 meetings between the two sides at Blunsdon and the Robins have been victorious on 48 occasions.
On a windy night at Woodford the Robins clinched the points which took them to the top of the table.
The Robins who should have had a cricket score took the lead through Abdul Abdi after hitting the woodwork on 3 occasions.
If you get hungry you can grab lunch or dinner at the Bravo Farms Restaurant or get a snack at the various food places, like Auntie Anne's Pretzels and Baskin Robins, located throughout the mall.
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