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Higgs boson vs GR's spacetime

  1. Mar 20, 2013 #1
    i was just reading a article that said that if the higgs boson is proven for fact, then the concept of the mass effect (spacetime pressure and curvature) would be obsolete. Is this true??? i spent so much time teaching my self about SR and GR.
     
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  3. Mar 20, 2013 #2

    Dale

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    Can you cite the article? The claim seems wrong, but without seeing the actual article it is hard to say.
     
  4. Mar 20, 2013 #3
    the article is actually really long (It more of like a paper) <crackpot link removed> the part about this matter is towards the part appendix "A" about newtonian laws.
     
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  5. Mar 20, 2013 #4

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    That paper is crackpot nonsense, and we don't discuss crackpottery here.
     
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