Crowdsourcing Einstein's Relativity

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Can time dilation be crowdsourced? Check out this otherworldly media project described at Discovery News (shameless disclaimer: I wrote it) that proposes to make Einstein's relativity accessible, not just to our minds, but to our senses.

Experiments since the Hafele-Keating flights in 1971 -- when four Cesium atomic clocks were flown on regularly scheduled commercial jet flights around the world -- have confirmed that time dilates depending on how fast and how high you're flying.

But rather than to simply prove that the phenomena of Special and General Relativity are real properties of space and time, Kentucky Space wants to make a love connection between the public and space, between the physics behind our Universe and our experience-loving selves.

A love connection?

Wayne