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What is the first result on Gravity Probe B?

  1. Apr 14, 2007 #1
    What is the first result on Gravity Probe B? Please tell me.
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  3. Apr 14, 2007 #2


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    There are anomalies to be corrected, so that for now the data doesn't have the expected resolution, esp. for the Lense-Thirring measurement. The final results are expected in december. Geodetic effect is anyway confirmed up to 1% for now.
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  4. Apr 14, 2007 #3
    This morning's news release from Stanford: http://einstein.stanford.edu/content/press_releases/SU/pr-aps-041807.pdf" [Broken].
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