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Relativistic Correction

  1. Jun 30, 2007 #1
    Relativistic Correction
    I had a few questions about Relativistic correction:

    A. Where in physics are Relativistic corrections made? and why?

    B. What are some examples of technologies that must apply Relativistic corrections? and why?
     
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  3. Jun 30, 2007 #2

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    Here are several links to sites discussing the use of relativity in GPS systems:
    http://relativity.livingreviews.org/Articles/lrr-2003-1/ [Broken]
    http://www.phys.lsu.edu/mog/mog9/node9.html
    http://metaresearch.org/cosmology/gps-relativity.asp [Broken]
     
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