derekmcd - I'm not sure what you're laughing at, but I, too, feel that it took a real genius to appreciate the consquences of the constancy of the speed of light reqardless of the frame of reference of the observer.derekmcd":3cihl3fr said:Replying to:The reason that you cannot understand it is because it is outside of your normal experience, and is not at all intuitive. It took real genius to recognize the principles involved and work out the consequences.
Posted by DrRocket Real genius? I had to laugh at that one. I, certainly, lay no claims to be a genius, but you can be damned sure I can pick out the fake ones.
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