Date: Nov 9, 2013 10:06 AM
Author: Sam Wormley
Subject: Re: Einstein's big mistake

On 11/9/13, 8:46 AM, Tom Potter wrote:
> It seems to me that the best way to determine right and wrong, truth
> and hype, black and white, plus and minus, etc. is to engage in
> dichotomies on the MESSAGES in play, in a rational, intelligent,
> moral way, rather than babble, parrot, use logical fallacies and
> attempt to make MESSENGERS the issue.


No, Potter, in science, "truth", is supported or contradicted by the
hard evidence of observation and experiment. Tests of relativity
support the theory in spades.

Physics FAQ: What is the experimental basis of special relativity?
> http://math.ucr.edu/home/baez/physics/Relativity/SR/experiments.html