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Newtonian vs Relativistic Mechanics

Einstein‚Äôs Theories of Relativity led to a revolution in our understanding of the movement of bodies, particularly at speeds approaching that of light in an empty medium. The mathematics of which are unassailable, having been proven in so many practical … Continue reading

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Special Relativity: “What’s it all about, Albert?”

Special Relativity¬†means different things to different people. From the average ‘man in the street’ to our foremost scientific experts: from something that has the aura of scientific magic, almost akin to alchemy; to the wonderful beauty of Einstein’s great theories … Continue reading

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Defining Time

So that is what Time is! Now I get it it! A Eureka moment! In an absolutely sterile, environment time does not exist. Time doesn’t exist of itself, it is created as an effect by processes. The interval between the … Continue reading

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