[LEAPSECS] Nit-pick: SI second

Rob Seaman seaman at noao.edu
Thu Feb 10 18:34:19 EST 2011

O frabjous day! A pertinent quote:

"Unfortunately, Sagnac's experiment has never been performed accurately enough to discern whether the period of absolute rotation is the solar day of 24 hours or the sidereal day of 23 hours, 56 minutes."
(http://ldolphin.org/sagnac.html, From Geocentricity, pp. 280-284, Gerardus D. Bouw, Ph.D., Geocentricity, Association for Biblical Astronomy, 4527 Wetzel Avenue, Cleveland, OH 44109, 1992.)

and then there is http://www.geocentricity.com ...

...I wonder what they make of the CMB dipole anisotropy?
On Feb 10, 2011, at 4:17 PM, Rob Seaman wrote:

> Oooh! Google "Sagnac" and you also get lots of trendy pseudoscience from sites like anti-relativity.com. What fun!

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