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Brian Lee Watson

TPM Coordinator, U S Synthetic Corp

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What is time?

I was thinking the other day that we all measure time by the distance around a center axis. Our earth time is measured by the length of days to orbit the sun as our axis. Our solar system rotates around an axis as do other galaxies. So my thought was how does time get measured at the central point of the measured axis? What is time in the very center of any axis? Can it be measured? Just thinking.

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    Jul 31 2011: people measured time by day, night then invented clocks, then we measure time by second, milisecond, femtoseconds.....etc

    we use smaller unit as the speed become higher so we didn't use the axis of galaxy to measure time use a smaller system and the more the speed is higer the more the system become smaller
    I think we will depend on the axis of the nucleus
    just imagination :)
    • Jul 31 2011: I agree. That all time measurements that we have come up with are due to the measurement of distance traveled around an axis point. Thanks.

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