Pithy Saying

Gravity is what electromagnetic ignoramus describes as motion, and like Newton, if the arithmetic doesn’t work out, invoke the divine.

Update: Zero Gravity? In the International Space Station they have it, so they say,  but you cannot have zero gravity anywhere in the universe, because gravity cannot be zero, 0.

If gravity is zero then there is no mass in the universe.

I wonder if this has been thought through…….

Ah, problem solved, God did it.

About Louis Hissink

Retired diamond exploration geologist. I spent my professional life looking for mineral deposits, found some, and also located a number of kimberlites in NSW and Western Australia. Exploration geology is the closest one can get to practicing the scientific method, mineral exploration always being concerned with finding anomalous geophysical or geochemical data, framing a model and explanation for the anomaly and then testing it with drilling or excavation. All scientific theories are ultimately false since they invariably involved explaining something with incomplete extant knowledge. Since no one is omniscient or knows everything, so too scientific theories which are solely limited to existing knowledge. Because the future always yields new data, scientific theories must change to be compatible with the new data. Thus a true scientist is never in love with any particular theory, always knowing that when the facts change, so too must he/she change their minds.
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