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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Orzel gives a number of them their due, especially Albert Michelson and Edward Morley, whose experiments starting in the 1880s gave credence to the idea that light moves at a constant velocity, no matter how fast an observer is moving.
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.