TITLE

Variable Speed-of-Light Theories

AUTHOR(S)
Glatt, Chuck
PUB. DATE
June 2013
SOURCE
Creation Research Society Quarterly;Summer2013, Vol. 50 Issue 1, p36
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Letter
ABSTRACT
A letter to the editor is presented regarding discussion on variable speed-of-light theories (VSL), cosmology, and astrophysics.
ACCESSION #
89990420

 

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