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Einstein In Need Of Update? Calculations Show The Speed Of Light Might Change

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February 12, 2001
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Texas A&M University
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In 1905, Einstein made major changes to laws of physics when he established his theory of relativity. Now Einstein's laws might also undergo significant changes. Physicists at Texas A&M University and elsewhere have concluded that the speed of light, instead of being the constant value of 186,282 miles per second, might change.

In 1905, Einstein made major changes to laws of physics when he established his theory of relativity. Now Einstein's laws might also undergo significant changes.


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Texas A&M University. (2001, February 12). Einstein In Need Of Update? Calculations Show The Speed Of Light Might Change. ScienceDaily. Retrieved April 19, 2014 from www.sciencedaily.com/releases/2001/02/010212075309.htm
Texas A&M University. "Einstein In Need Of Update? Calculations Show The Speed Of Light Might Change." ScienceDaily. www.sciencedaily.com/releases/2001/02/010212075309.htm (accessed April 19, 2014).

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