Light Speed Invariance is a Remarkable Illusion

Physics Essays (Impact Factor: 0.25). 09/2007; DOI: 10.4006/1.3280803
Source: arXiv

ABSTRACT Though many experiments appear to have confirmed the light speed invariance postulate of special relativity theory, this postulate is actually unverified. This paper resolves this issue by first showing the manner in which an illusion of light speed invariance occurs in two-way light speed measurement in the framework of a semi-classical absolute space theory. It then demonstrates a measurable variation of the one-way speed of light, which directly invalidates the invariance postulate and confirms the existence of the preferred reference frame of the absolute space theory.

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