A note on Dolby and Gull on radar time and the twin 'paradox'
- Recently a suggestion has been made that standard textbook representations of hypersurfaces of simultaneity for the travelling twin in the twin 'paradox' are incorrect. This suggestion is false: the standard textbooks are in agreement with a proper understanding of the relativity of simultaneity.
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The following article appeared in American Journal of Physics, volume 73, pages 976–979, and may be found at http://link.aip.org/link/?ajp/73/976
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