The Enlightening Chapters 21-24

“Wow,” I said to Merle, as we walked away.  “That was unbelievable.”  I was referring to both the basketball game, and Merle’s rescue of the child’s ball.    “Cute kid, isn’t she?” said Merle.  “Very cute kid,” I said.  “What language was that?”  “I don’t know yet,” said Merle.  Merle told me what the language was, […]

The Greatest and Grandest Illusion (Part I)- A Relativistic Deception

In my book The Enlightening, I make the following observation:  Both Albert Einstein and H.A. Lorentz conceived of Lorentz’ Relativistic Velocity Transformation equations as describing the entire extent of the universe.  This is clearly supported by Einstein’s relativity theories, including the proposed universal “speed limit” of c.  Lorentz did not disagree with Einstein’s interpretation.  My […]