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Apr27-07, 09:08 AM
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Trying to find something about eternity engine

Quote Quote by Office_Shredder View Post
Do you mean a perpetual motion machine?

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Perpetu...rpetual_motion
It is so, but forgot that scientists still use Latin language for easier communication. Perpetual motion machine, as I found in the reference, actually violates both of the thermodynamical laws. First, because the only result of this hypothetical mechanism would be work done by a system greater than the energy transfered into the system (first type of perpetuum mobile). Second, because there are no mechanism that could completely convert all entire energy of a system into work (second type of perpetuum mobile).