In reply to Dave Roberson's message of Thu, 25 Jan 2018 13:17:02 -0500:
>I realize that mass and energy are two different forms of existence, but
>should we expect the remainder of the universe to know this has happened other
>than by the interactions between the two objects before and after the event
>and other particles.
If I understand Mills correctly, then he says that it precisely the conversion
of mass into energy that causes the expansion of the universe.
IOW, yes the rest of the universe does know.
Robin van Spaandonk
local asymmetry = temporary success