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If the gravitation has very very tiny deviation from inverse square law!

  1. Nov 6, 2008 #1
    If the gravitation has very very tiny deviation from inverse square law!our solar system became unstable? If so ,how long people on the earth can notice it?
     
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  3. Nov 9, 2008 #2
    It does have a tiny deviation, and it doesn't make much difference. The planets have a much larger effect on perturbing the Earth's orbit than relativistic corrections.
     
  4. Nov 9, 2008 #3

    Chronos

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    What deviation from GR did you have in mind? I don't see any.
     
  5. Nov 9, 2008 #4

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    Perhaps Phrak is talking about the pioneer anomaly?
     
  6. Nov 9, 2008 #5

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