The "Time Dilation" of Mesons Re-Examined

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Scientific Paper
Title The \"Time Dilation\" of Mesons Re-Examined
Author(s) Donald T MacRoberts
Keywords time dilation, high-velocity experiments, mesons, ether-drift, special relativity
Published 1992
Journal Galilean Electrodynamics
Volume 3
Number 5
Pages 83-84


The high-velocity experiments on mesons, such as those at CERN, are definite evidence of the meson lifetime's functional relationship to their velocity with respect to the Earth, but have nothing whatsoever to do with the 'time-dilation' of Special Relativity. The experiments also are yet another 'ether-drift' investigation, with the usual answer: the velocity of the Earth with respect to a fundamental frame is zero.