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Re: "Uncle Al" Schwartz caught on video: Blast from the past!
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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(1v^2/c^2) > for v = 0.9994c, > gamma = 1/sqrt(10.9994^2) > = 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 electromagnetic propagation in a medium ========================================== What medium is that, Potty? Ectoplasm, the ghost of aether?
 Lord Androcles, Zeroth Earl of Medway



