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laughin Wrote:

> So gravity isn't "radiation", i.e.,
> electromagnetic
> and as such, doesn't have to obey the FTL speed
> limit

I saw this this morning and was going to post but you beat me to it. I knew you would be "skeptical" lol.

Radiation probably not the correct way to look at it. Gravity is not transmitted through electromagnetic radiation. We have never been able to observe theoretical bosons called gravitons though. If they do exist, there is no experimental evidence to suggest that they propagate faster than C that I am aware of. An interesting question is how does such a particle if it does exist interact with the architecture of space and how is it generated from the interaction with the fields that impart mass?

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gravity waves "detected" 1462 laughin 11-Feb-16 16:34
Re: gravity waves "detected" 497 Susan Doris 11-Feb-16 17:44
Re: gravity waves "detected" 390 Sirius7237 11-Feb-16 18:30
Re: gravity waves "detected" 489 laughin 11-Feb-16 21:20
Re: gravity waves "detected" 409 JonnyMcA 12-Feb-16 14:23
Re: gravity waves "detected" 440 laughin 12-Feb-16 15:51
Re: gravity waves "detected" 285 JonnyMcA 12-Feb-16 16:31
Re: gravity waves "detected" 392 laughin 13-Feb-16 18:26
Re: gravity waves "detected" 441 JonnyMcA 13-Feb-16 18:41
Re: gravity waves "detected" 504 Me 15-Feb-16 15:57
Re: gravity waves "detected" 364 laughin 15-Feb-16 20:17
Re: gravity waves "detected" 403 carolb 13-Feb-16 21:53
Re: gravity waves "detected" 301 D-Archer 14-Feb-16 11:16
Re: gravity waves "detected" 327 carolb 14-Feb-16 14:54
Re: gravity waves "detected" 312 Sirius7237 14-Feb-16 20:08
Re: gravity waves "detected" 423 carolb 14-Feb-16 22:31
Re: gravity waves "detected" 433 Aine 15-Feb-16 16:20
Re: gravity waves "detected" 359 D-Archer 15-Feb-16 09:59
Re: gravity waves "detected" 329 JonnyMcA 12-Feb-16 14:31
Re: gravity waves "detected" 374 carolb 13-Feb-16 21:29
Re: gravity waves "detected" 294 laughin 14-Feb-16 15:19
Re: gravity waves "detected" 222 skakos 15-Feb-16 14:07
Re: gravity waves "detected" 322 Pete Vanderzwet 11-Feb-16 21:06
Re: gravity waves "detected" 435 JonnyMcA 12-Feb-16 14:38
Onto Dark Energy waves! 385 Eddie Larry 11-Feb-16 21:34
It took 100 years to discover what Einstein already knew 233 David L 12-Feb-16 12:50
Re: It took 100 years to discover what Einstein already knew 321 Spiros 12-Feb-16 17:09
Re: It took 100 years to discover what Einstein already knew 389 D-Archer 15-Feb-16 12:47
Re: It took 100 years to discover what Einstein already knew 393 Aine 15-Feb-16 16:15
Re: It took 100 years to discover what Einstein already knew 347 D-Archer 15-Feb-16 18:53
Re: It took 100 years to discover what Einstein already knew 368 laughin 15-Feb-16 20:39
Re: It took 100 years to discover what Einstein already knew 307 Aine 16-Feb-16 01:48
Re: gravity waves "detected" 437 dong 12-Feb-16 18:36
Re: gravity waves "detected" 407 laughin 13-Feb-16 03:26
Re: gravity waves "detected" 345 dong 16-Feb-16 07:41
Liego 349 laughin 15-Feb-16 04:17
Gravity Waves of Propaganda the Sequel 327 D-Archer 15-Feb-16 09:48
Re: gravity waves "detected" 426 skakos 15-Feb-16 12:58
Re: gravity waves "detected" 384 Aine 15-Feb-16 22:31
Re: gravity waves "detected" 244 carolb 16-Feb-16 00:57
Re: gravity waves "detected" 334 D-Archer 16-Feb-16 11:47
Re: gravity waves "detected" 449 carolb 16-Feb-16 12:32
Re: gravity waves "detected" 290 D-Archer 16-Feb-16 14:13
Re: gravity waves "detected" 300 carolb 16-Feb-16 14:42
Re: gravity waves "detected" 279 D-Archer 16-Feb-16 15:17
Re: gravity waves "detected" 388 carolb 16-Feb-16 16:27
Re: gravity waves "detected" 410 D-Archer 17-Feb-16 14:08
Really? 301 Sirfiroth 17-Feb-16 15:11
Re: Really? 403 JonnyMcA 17-Feb-16 15:32
Re: Really? 388 D-Archer 17-Feb-16 15:42
Re: gravity waves "detected" 410 carolb 17-Feb-16 18:05
mods! 350 D-Archer 18-Feb-16 11:13
Re: mods! 440 carolb 18-Feb-16 14:14
Re: mods! 414 D-Archer 18-Feb-16 16:02
Re: gravity waves "detected" 525 Sirfiroth 17-Feb-16 01:06
Re: gravity waves "detected" 345 Aine 17-Feb-16 14:48
Re: gravity waves "detected" 381 JonnyMcA 17-Feb-16 15:19
Re: gravity waves "detected" 272 Sirfiroth 17-Feb-16 15:39
Re: gravity waves "detected" 331 JonnyMcA 17-Feb-16 17:37
Re: gravity waves "detected" 425 Aine 17-Feb-16 18:49
Re: gravity waves "detected" 376 laughin 16-Feb-16 20:24
Re: gravity waves "detected" 223 D-Archer 17-Feb-16 16:23
Gravy Waves 533 D-Archer 20-Feb-16 11:39
Playing devil’s advocate on the discovery of gravitational waves 485 laughin 02-Mar-16 18:23
Scientists: we're 100% convinced 308 laughin 07-Mar-16 17:13
Black holes and big bangs can't co-exist 419 laughin 13-Mar-16 04:52
Re: gravity waves "detected" 338 brett z 20-Apr-16 23:42
Re: gravity waves "detected" 349 laughin 21-Apr-16 14:02
Re: gravity waves "detected" 264 OCaptain 10-May-16 12:45
Re: gravity waves "detected" 215 laughin 10-May-16 13:16
Re: gravity waves "detected" 276 OCaptain 10-May-16 13:21
Re: gravity waves "detected" 336 laughin 10-May-16 19:25
Re: gravity waves "detected" 458 OCaptain 10-May-16 22:56
Re: gravity waves "detected" 338 laughin 11-May-16 15:32
Re: gravity waves "detected" 419 JonnyMcA 11-May-16 16:53
Re: gravity waves "detected" 443 laughin 12-May-16 16:26
pompousness "detected" 379 laughin 18-May-16 15:25
bump- 2 weeks 479 laughin 27-May-16 15:02
Re: bump- 3 weeks 413 laughin 02-Jun-16 23:20
Re: bump- 4 weeks and why isn't Carolb patrolling the threads 427 laughin 10-Jun-16 15:42
Gravitational Waves from Black Hole Megamergers Are Weaker Than Predicted 394 laughin 04-May-16 13:15
Re: Gravitational Waves from Black Hole Megamergers Are Weaker Than Predicted 420 D-Archer 09-May-16 19:05
Re: Gravitational Waves from Black Hole Megamergers Are Weaker Than Predicted 225 OCaptain 10-May-16 12:46
Re: Gravitational Waves from Black Hole Megamergers Are Weaker Than Predicted 441 laughin 10-May-16 13:27
Re: Gravitational Waves from Black Hole Megamergers Are Weaker Than Predicted 289 OCaptain 10-May-16 16:39
Re: Gravitational Waves from Black Hole Megamergers Are Weaker Than Predicted 341 laughin 10-May-16 19:10
how many times can you change the rules and still get a black hole 324 laughin 08-Jun-16 14:00
LIGO press conf, June 15 351 brett z 15-Jun-16 11:53
Re: LIGO press conf, June 15 353 D-Archer 15-Jun-16 14:48


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