positive gravity effect

by markyg
Tags: spacetime
markyg is offline
Jan8-10, 04:07 PM
P: 5
Hi, this is my first post.. It was something i was thinking about when laying in bed last night about to drift off.

since spacetime is a "plane" where by mass directly effects the curvature, and in doing so, also effects our concept of time. Lets assume that the curvature of spacetime in a downward fashion reduces our perception of time.

Is it possible, or plausible to bend spacetime up resulting in our perception of time speeding up?

or in a vacum are we experiencing time as fast as we could, and any curvature on the spacetime plane, results in a reduced perception?

I hope this makes sense :D
Phys.Org News Partner Science news on Phys.org
SensaBubble: It's a bubble, but not as we know it (w/ video)
The hemihelix: Scientists discover a new shape using rubber bands (w/ video)
Microbes provide insights into evolution of human language
bcrowell is offline
Jan8-10, 04:33 PM
Sci Advisor
PF Gold
bcrowell's Avatar
P: 5,500
Welcome to Physics Forums!

We actually had a thread discussing this recently:
markyg is offline
Jan8-10, 04:46 PM
P: 5
thank you for the link.
*reading now*

Register to reply

Related Discussions
is the acceleration due to gravity positive or negative General Physics 10
effect of gravity on an object General Physics 3
Gravity effect on object Introductory Physics Homework 6
Quantum Gravity with a Positive Cosmological Constant Beyond the Standard Model 0
Does Q-superposition have an effect on gravity? Quantum Physics 2