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Earth Dragging Space And Time As It Rotates

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March 30, 1998
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National Aeronautics And Space Administration
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An international team of NASA and university researchers has found the first direct evidence of a phenomenon predicted 80 years ago using Einstein's theory of general relativity -- that the Earth is dragging space and time around itself as it rotates.

An international team of NASA and university researchers has found the first direct evidence of a phenomenon predicted 80 years ago using Einstein's theory of general relativity -- that the Earth is dragging space and time around itself as it rotates.


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National Aeronautics And Space Administration. "Earth Dragging Space And Time As It Rotates." ScienceDaily. ScienceDaily, 30 March 1998. <www.sciencedaily.com/releases/1998/03/980330073701.htm>.
National Aeronautics And Space Administration. (1998, March 30). Earth Dragging Space And Time As It Rotates. ScienceDaily. Retrieved April 17, 2014 from www.sciencedaily.com/releases/1998/03/980330073701.htm
National Aeronautics And Space Administration. "Earth Dragging Space And Time As It Rotates." ScienceDaily. www.sciencedaily.com/releases/1998/03/980330073701.htm (accessed April 17, 2014).

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