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Title: Length contraction: the real explanation

Abstract

Relativity has many mind-bending consequences, but one of the weirdest is the idea that objects in motion get shorter. Bizarre or not, Fermilab’s Dr. Don Lincoln explains just how it works. You’ll be a believer.

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Research Org.:
FNAL (Fermi National Accelerator Laboratory (FNAL), Batavia, IL (United States))
Sponsoring Org.:
USDOE Office of Science (SC)
OSTI Identifier:
1641744
Resource Type:
Multimedia
Country of Publication:
United States
Language:
English
Subject:
79 ASTRONOMY AND ASTROPHYSICS; LENGTH CONTRACTION; RELATIVITY; UNPRIMED; PRIMED; LORENTZ TRANSFORMATION EQUATION

Citation Formats

Lincoln, Don. Length contraction: the real explanation. United States: N. p., 2018. Web.
Lincoln, Don. Length contraction: the real explanation. United States.
Lincoln, Don. Wed . "Length contraction: the real explanation". United States. https://www.osti.gov/servlets/purl/1641744.
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