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does the Newtonian description of Gravitational Potential Energy

[tex]U= -G \frac{M m}{R}[/tex]

fail for very strong gravitational fields?

or it only fails where curvature of space becomes evident?

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# Newtonian description of Gravitational Potential Energy

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