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  1. Jul 19, 2017 #1
    If someone from the outer space suddenly teleport to the earth , will it feel the rotation of the earth? will it be disturbed by the fast rotating earth.
     
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  3. Jul 19, 2017 #2

    A.T.

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    Like in Star Trek, or like in Portal?
     
  4. Jul 19, 2017 #3

    Ibix

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    It depends on how your teleporter works. Since we don't have a working teleporter or any idea how to build one, we have no idea how it would work. So your question cannot be answered.
     
  5. Jul 19, 2017 #4
    Post this same question on the "Science Fiction and Fantasy" sub-forum, and you may get comments as to how science fiction might handle such a quandary if teleportation were an actual thing.
     
  6. Jul 19, 2017 #5

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    That wouldn't be suitable for that forum or for the writer's forum, unless they lied. This can't be answered and is not a suitable topic, so thread closed.
     
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