Happy New Year! The January Philosophy Book of the Month is The Runaway Species. Discuss it now.
The February Philosophy Book of the Month is The Fourth Age by Byron Reese (Nominated by RJG.)
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The first law and second law of Newtonian mechanics can be united by the formula of the second law, F=ma or a= F/m. When F = 0, then a = 0. That means exactly the first law. So the first is a special case of the second law.
But the question is: how can the thirds law be united with the first and second law? Can we use a philosophical approach to address this problem?
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