NASA Announces Results of Epic Space-Time Experiment – NASA Science

Science is WAY cool – and this is worth passing on:

The Concept!

One of the Graphics Explaining the Experiment

NASA Announces Results of Epic Space-Time ExperimentMay 4, 2011:

Einstein was right again.

There is a space-time vortex around Earth, and its shape precisely matches the predictions of Einsteins theory of gravity.

Researchers confirmed these points at a press conference today at NASA headquarters where they announced the long-awaited results of Gravity Probe B GP-B.

“The space-time around Earth appears to be distorted just as general relativity predicts,” says Stanford University physicist Francis Everitt, principal investigator of the Gravity Probe B mission.

via LINKNASA Announces Results of Epic Space-Time Experiment – NASA Science.

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