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To the resident physicist:  The New Horizons spacecraft has been traveling about 1,000,000 miles per day for the last 9.5 years. If, at takeoff, a clock on the spacecraft had been synchronized with one left on earth, how much slower would it now be when compared to the one left behind?

geno3141  Jul 16, 2015

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Relativistic time dilation

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Alan  Jul 16, 2015
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Relativistic time dilation

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Alan  Jul 16, 2015
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Thank you, Alan!

geno3141  Jul 16, 2015

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