December 10, 2015
celestial mechanics, forces, solar vortex, Beeckman, Bullialdus, Descartes, Hooke, compounding the celestiall motions of the planetts of a direct motion by the tangent & an attractive motion towards the central body, Newton, inverse square law
A draft calculation of the balance of forces, which determine mean orbital distances of
rocky planets in the spirit of Beeckman, Bullialdus, DesCartes and Newton leading to
logical results. Short history of the topic has been discussed.