I'm hoping for some help in understanding how the Michelson-Gale-Pearson experiment in 1925 is held as a refutation of the Stokes-Planck theory of gravitational aether drag.(adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || []).push({});

If I understand the Stokes-Planck theory correctly, complete dragging of the aether near a sufficiently massive body (diminishing at distance, in accordance to the inverse square law as it applies to gravitational force) would be essentially indistinguishable from a complete dragging model. Wouldn't it also be indistinguishable from a non-aetheric model?

Didn't Michelson-Gale-Pearson support that?

What am I missing?

Thanks.

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# Michelson-Gale-Pearson Refutation of Stokes-Planck - Help

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