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Topic: "Uncle Al" Schwartz caught on video: Blast from the past!
Replies: 9   Last Post: Oct 5, 2013 10:59 PM

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 Lord Androcles Posts: 59 Registered: 9/25/13
Re: "Uncle Al" Schwartz caught on video: Blast from the past!
Posted: Oct 2, 2013 6:26 AM

"Tom Potter" wrote in message news:riN2u.6885\$Bi.3553@fx17.iad...

"Lord Androcles" <71stPigeonHole6thFloor@Rochester.castle> wrote in message
news:2bp2u.7477\$7g6.3016@fx28.am4...
>
> "I don't know" -- Michael Moroney wrote in message
> news:l1hisf\$bm3\$1@pcls7.std.com
> "I guess" -- Michael Moroney wrote in message
> news:l1hisf\$bm3\$1@pcls7.std.com
> gamma = 1/sqrt(1-v^2/c^2)
> for v = 0.9994c,
> gamma = 1/sqrt(1-0.9994^2)
> = 28.87184456102242327529861961622
> Clever Michael Moroney agrees!
>
> Speed of Astronaut in the frame of Sirius = distance /time
> = 8.6 ly / 8.605 years = 0.9994c
> Clever Michael Moroney agrees!
>
> Speed of Sirius in the frame of Astronaut =( 8.6 * gamma) / ( 8.605/gamma)
> = 0.9994 * gamma^2
> = 834.7c
> "Nothing can exceed the speed of light"
> Stupid Mickey Moron doesn't like it. Stupid Mickey Moron wants his own
> relativity to replace Einstein's. Stupid Mickey Moron ran away.

gamma = 1/cosine(A) - 1

where cosine(A) is the cosine of the angle
whose sine is velocity(A)/C.

The velocity/C sine function is called beta
and also the fine structure constant.

Considering that the velocity
of electro-magnetic propagation in a medium
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What medium is that, Potty? Ectoplasm, the ghost of aether?

-- Lord Androcles, Zeroth Earl of Medway

Date Subject Author
10/2/13 Tom Potter
10/2/13 Lord Androcles
10/2/13 Tom Potter
10/2/13 Lord Androcles
10/4/13 Tom Potter
10/4/13 Lord Androcles
10/5/13 Tom Potter
10/5/13 Lord Androcles