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Topic: Dingle and the Twins' Paradox (Tom and Paul Andersen are wrong)
Replies: 109   Last Post: Feb 28, 2012 7:38 PM

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 oriel36 Posts: 96 Registered: 7/21/08
Re: Dingle and the Twins' Paradox (Tom and Paul Andersen are wrong)
Posted: Feb 24, 2012 2:54 AM

On Feb 24, 12:13 am, Sam Wormley <sworml...@gmail.com> wrote:
> On 2/23/12 4:14 PM, oriel36 wrote:
>

> > "Flamsteed used the star Sirius as a timekeeper correcting the
> > sidereal time obtained from successive transits of the star into solar
> > time, the difference of course being due to the rotation of the Earth
> > round the Sun.

>
>    Flamsteed was a smart guy... Sirius could be used for keeping sidereal
>    time, as can any bright star. But sidereal time *only* depends on
>    the rotation of the earth about its polar axes, and *nothing to do*
>    with the earths orbit!

This is what stellar circumpolar motion looks line -

The only proper interpretation of 'set and rise' is the disappearance
and the emergence of Sirius from behind the glare of the central Sun
due to the orbital motion of the Earth and putting the star in stellar
circumpolar motion locks out this wonderful observation known to all
astronomers from all ages who put it to good use.The perception of the
orbital rising of Sirius gives the astronomer a feel of the spacial
arena which is lost by a rotating celestial sphere and it is times to
restore the difference between stellar circumpolar motion and the
seasonal appearance of certain stars into view such as Sirius.

The people who go outside to enjoy the celestial arena and the nightly
parade of objects and stars should not diminish the observations of
astronomers from antiquity who used the appearance of Sirius as a
marker for seasonal events ,one of which provides us with the 1461 day
calendar cycle.It is so special a feeling to open up a chapter of
astronomy that has been lost for a number of centuries and I ask men
to come to their senses and make the small effort to move away from
the calendar generated clockwork solar system of stellar circumpolar
motion and into a type of astronomy the wider world could really use
at the moment.

" Canst thou bind the sweet influences of Pleiades, or loose the bands
of Orion?
Canst thou bring forth Mazzaroth in his season? or canst thou guide
Arcturus with his sons?
Knowest thou the ordinances of heaven? canst thou set the dominion
thereof in the earth? "
The Book of Job

So prevalent is the astronomical event of the emergence of
Sirius,everything from the Book of Job to Percy Shelley,that the poets
as well as the astronomers took note of its seasonal marker and that
last sentence in Job is striking for it does ask the reader can you
connect the celestial motions with terrestrial effects,something which
hasn't happened in so long.

I feel deeply for the momentary loss of astronomy yet like Sirius it
will rise once more in the hearts of good men and I can say that as a
man who has known his fair share of hostility and dealt with matters
as all men should.

Date Subject Author
2/13/12 Koobee Wublee
2/13/12 Brian Q. Hutchings
2/14/12 Dirk Van de moortel
2/14/12 Brian Q. Hutchings
2/18/12 microm2011@hotmail.com
2/19/12 Hayek
2/17/12 Sam Wormley
2/18/12 Koobee Wublee
2/18/12 Sam Wormley
2/20/12 PD
2/20/12 Koobee Wublee
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2/19/12 Hayek
2/19/12 Dono
2/19/12 Androcles
2/19/12 Hayek
2/19/12 microm2011@hotmail.com
2/19/12 Hayek
2/19/12 microm2011@hotmail.com
2/22/12 Henry Wilson DSc
2/19/12 oriel36
2/19/12 Hayek
2/19/12 oriel36
2/19/12 pnalsing@gmail.com
2/20/12 Androcles
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2/20/12 Sam Wormley
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2/20/12 Sam Wormley
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2/22/12 Michael Moroney
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2/22/12 pnalsing@gmail.com
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2/23/12 oriel36
2/23/12 Sam Wormley
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2/23/12 pnalsing@gmail.com
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2/23/12 oriel36
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2/23/12 pnalsing@gmail.com
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2/22/12 Sam Wormley
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2/22/12 Sam Wormley
2/22/12 oriel36
2/22/12 oriel36
2/20/12 pnalsing@gmail.com
2/20/12 Androcles
2/20/12 Hayek
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2/19/12 Hayek
2/19/12 microm2011@hotmail.com
2/19/12 Androcles
2/20/12 Daryl McCullough
2/23/12 jsavard@ecn.ab.ca
2/23/12 Androcles
2/24/12 Koobee Wublee
2/24/12 Henry Wilson DSc
2/24/12 Sam Wormley
2/25/12 Henry Wilson DSc
2/25/12 Brian Q. Hutchings
2/25/12 Sam Wormley
2/25/12 Henry Wilson DSc
2/25/12 Peter Webb
2/26/12 Henry Wilson DSc
2/25/12 Sam Wormley
2/26/12 Henry Wilson DSc
2/28/12 Roger Onslow
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