So, all is explained. No wonder "he" doesn't get special relativity, with its free-falling elevators and trains travelling at half the speed of light!
I can almost picture his response... Albert, There are no 'relativistic trains' that can travel near light speed. When there are let me know, and I'll check what the time on the guard's watch is. You are letting your imagination run wild here imagining things with no basis in reality as if they were true. When we study reality we study what is actually true, not scientific romances, no matter how fashionable they are thought to be amongst followers of Mr Wells, Mrs Shelley and Mr Verne. EDGAR-9000 -- You received this message because you are subscribed to the Google Groups "Everything List" group. To unsubscribe from this group and stop receiving emails from it, send an email to everything-list+unsubscr...@googlegroups.com. To post to this group, send email to email@example.com. Visit this group at http://groups.google.com/group/everything-list. For more options, visit https://groups.google.com/groups/opt_out.