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# Criticism of SRT: Proof that the Earth is not rotating around the SUN

In 1971 Hafele and Keating performed their well-known experiment proving the SRT with the help of macroscopic clocks carried eastward and westward around the world. IDEA OF THE EXPERIMENT 2 airborne clocks in jets were flying easward and westward around the Earth 1 clock remained on the Earth's surface Inertial frame was bound with the Earth's pole Assuming all the motions to be inertial we obtain a formula describing the difference between the times indicated by the clocks Indications of the clocks were then compared to each other and the difference of indications have been assumed the proof of the SRT THE ABOVE REASONING MET CERTAIN DOUBTS According to SRT inertial frame should be bound with one of the clocks Binding the inertial frame with any other point - HERE WITH THE EARTH'S POLE - adds a velocity to all of the velocities (here - the Earth's rotational velocity) and this change the predicted difference between the clocks' indications  HOWEVER...Hafele and Keating stated, that in case of rotational motion it is allowed to bind the inertial system with a center of rotation - HERE - WITH THE EARTH'S POLE ON THE OTHER HAND...If this statement is true then it should be true also for rotational motion around the Sun and the inertial system can then be bound WITH THE POLE OF THE SUN Binding the inertial frame with the Sun, we are increasing all of the velocities for the velocity of the Earth in relation to the Sun, being approx. 100 times higher than all the other velocities. Finally to the previous formula a new factor is added (here on the red background) and it gives a very strong dependance of the clocks' indications as a function of time of a day. This dependance changed the predicted clocks' indication up to 400 times Such dependance had not occurred. It is a proof that the velocity V, in the formula above, being the velocity of the Earth in relation to the Sun, is equal to zero. IT IS THE PROOF THAT THE EARTH IS NOT ROTATING AROUND THE SUN
for more read Critical Reflections on the Hafele and Keating Experiment
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