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Subject: Does a free-falling electron radiate?

Date: Fri May 26 05:23:51 2000
Posted by Alex
Grade level: undergrad School: UVSC
City: Orem State/Province: UT Country: No country entered.
Area of science: Physics
ID: 959333031.Ph

If it does, then does it radiate when you are also falling free next to it?
(According to general relativity, free-falling system is indistingushable 
from inertial system in which electron does not radiate.)

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