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MOND, round 2b

I’m a bit concerned that the “wall of text” version of the MOND debate that appeared here would scare people away. Instead, I’ve made a separate page for it. It’s not for the faint of heart. -Dave

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MOND vs GR, round 2

As noted above, there used to be a huge chunk of a MOND-oriented debate here. However, I’m sure my typical reader isn’t looking for something anywhere that technical. If you are, check this out. -Dave

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MOND vs GR

I’ve written a number of posts about the observational evidence behind dark matter. In yesterday’s io9, Alasdair Wilkins wrote a provocative story about an interesting paper by University of Maryland Astronomer Stacy McGaugh. The paper is a study of 47 … Continue reading

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I get email, Part 3

In an email from a few weeks ago, I told you about an email I got from a reader named Meir. He asked a series of about a dozen questions, none really appropriate to the “Ask a Physicist” column, mostly … Continue reading

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I get email, Part 2

I awoke this morning to one of the more charming pieces of email that I’ve gotten in some time.  I won’t quote it in its entirety, as it was incredibly long, but it was also packed with goodness.  A reader … Continue reading

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