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Comment: Re:Let me see (Score 2) 41

by NEDHead (#49214561) Attached to: The Astronomer Who Brought Us the Universe

In any real world situation the effects, however minute, of the continually changing local gravitational field due to the motion of all mass and energy will affect the rate of local time and thus will confuse the concept of simultaneity. Only in an unreal highly static situation can you accurately define the idea.

"What is wanted is not the will to believe, but the will to find out, which is the exact opposite." -- Bertrand Russell, _Sceptical_Essays_, 1928