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I Time space fabric

  1. Apr 10, 2016 #1
    What is space time fabric is it have properties like malleability or extension because I was watching cosmos in discovery they said "time space is very flexible flexible than we thought."
    Can you suggest some mathematics about time space fabric
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  3. Apr 10, 2016 #2


    Staff: Mentor

    You should not be trying to learn actual science from pop science sources. Spacetime is not a "fabric" and does not have properties like those of a fabric. To learn about the actual properties of spacetime, I suggest a textbook on relativity. A good online source is Sean Carroll's lecture notes:

  4. Apr 10, 2016 #3
    Thanku sir
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