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"Finding a deviation from the strong equivalence principle would indicate a breakdown of General..."

15 Jan 2014, 08:23 UTC
"Finding a deviation from the strong equivalence principle would indicate a breakdown of General..."
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““Finding a deviation from the strong equivalence principle would indicate a breakdown of General Relativity and would point us toward a new, revised theory of gravity.”” - Sounds complicated? It is. But Ingrid Stairs of the University of British Columbia knows what she’s talking about. Her work on a newly-discovered 3-star system was recently published in Nature, and could challenge Einstein’s theory of general relativity.

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