Edward Morley

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United States chemist and physicist who collaborated with Michelson in the Michelson-Morley experiment (1838-1923)

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Some years later, in 1887, Albert Michelson and Edward Morley carried out their much-ballyhooed experiment to determine the velocity of light in the proposed ether of space, and of course found nothing remotely suggesting such an ether.
Michelson was equally concerned with experiments on the interference of light, helped clear the way for the discoveries of Albert Einstein, and, with Edward Morley, established the basic equipment and theory in spectroscopy.
Edward Morley, Trailer Bridge's Vice President - Marine Operations, said, "We are honored to receive this award, and believe that we have been at the forefront of environmental issues in marine transportation for years.
1889, married Eliza Weldon (Wheldon); William Morley, born 1891; Albert Edward Morley, born 1897, married Emma Rose Iley; Edith Morley, born 1900, married John Collins.