## Ideas of the theory of relativity: general implications from physics to problems of society |

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### Contents

The Night Sky | 155 |

The Electromagnetic Field | 172 |

to a the physical ideas and b ideas related to problems of society | 179 |

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abstract according approach approximation assertion astronomical atomic atomistic classical closed system components constant continuous field coordinate frame corresponding cosmological curvature describe distance domain Doppler Doppler effect Earth Einstein’s theory electric electromagnetic forces electron elementary particle emitted energy entity example experimental expressed Faraday Faraday’s field equations field of force field theory follows formula frame of reference fundamental Galileo’s geometry gravitational force Hubble law human being’s idea implies inertial mass interacting interpretation language laws of nature Leibniz logical Lorentz transformations Mach principle Mach’s man’s mathematical Maxwell’s equations measure metric naive realism Newton’s theory night sky nonlinear nuclear objective observer orbit parameter particular philosophy planet predictions principle of relativity propagation protons quantity of matter radiation rela relation relatively moving frames Riemann curvature tensor Riemannian solutions space space—time spatial special relativity theory speed of light star theory of relativity tion tivity underlying velocity