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So, what are all the known paradoxs in Astronomy?

  1. Oct 28, 2009 #1
    So, what are all the known paradox's in Astronomy?
     
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  3. Oct 28, 2009 #2

    Wallace

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    Re: Paradox's

    What do you mean by paradox? Do you mean unresolved problems, or things like the 'twin paradox' which is perfectly well understood, but counter-intuitive at first?
     
  4. Oct 28, 2009 #3
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    Good question, I was thinking along the lines of paradox's such as unanswered questions
    Olber's paradox and Foucault's Pendulum during an eclipse, so I guess they wouldn't nesecarily be paradox's. but I'm also interested in actual paradox's like the twin paradox. have there been any posts in the past covering these twho items?
     
  5. Oct 29, 2009 #4

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  6. Oct 29, 2009 #5

    russ_watters

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    Re: Paradox's

    I don't think there are any paradoxes. Unanswered questions are unanswered questions - not paradoxes.
     
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