Tampa, Florida: Anti-Gravity Monument

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Address:
University Drive, Tampa, FL
Directions:
Drive west on W. Kennedy Blvd across the bridge from downtown, then immediately make a sharp right onto the University of Tampa campus. Drive straight back, past a gaudy building on left. The street gradually bends left. You'll come to a stop sign for a crosswalk and see a sign for the MacDonald-Kelce Library on the right; the monument is across from that, next to the street, on the left end of the crosswalk, at the corner of a gated parking lot, under a tree.
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Anti-Gravity Monument

One of several stone markers around the country documenting Roger Babson's obsession with defeating Gravity.

Roadsideamerica.com Report... [01/24/2014]

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Gravity Research monument.

Anti-Gravity Monument

The inscription: "This monument has been erected 1965 by the Gravity Research Foundation, Roger W. Babson, Founder. It is to remind students of the blessings forthcoming when science determines what gravity is, how it works and how it may be controlled."

[Ryan Richards, 01/24/2014]

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