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  1. Mar 8, 2005 #1
    Two bodies are seperated in space through 5 light years.Suppose if one body is destroyed by some explosion .How long will the gravitational force act on other body.Whether it will affect only after 5 years?
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  3. Mar 8, 2005 #2


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    The theory is not exactly very clear (it is in the classical linearized limit),but the general acception is that gravitons (provided they exist) travel at "c",just like the photons & the gluons...


    P.S.So,what's the answer...?
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