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GTOlover
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Re: Laws of physics
GTOlover   12/3/2012 3:17:49 PM
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Aye, Scotty tried to explain this to Captain Kirk often!

naperlou
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Laws of physics
naperlou   12/3/2012 10:27:20 AM
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If it breaks the laws of physics, it probably is not true.  This situation is very reminiscent of the cold fusion controversy. 

The laws of physics can be ammended, but then the correspondence principle kicks in.  You may find a new physics, but it has to agree with the current physics where that physics works well.  Quantum mechanics and classical mechanics are the cononical example.

It is a good thing the gentleman approached you. 

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