Journal of Modern Physics

Volume 8, Issue 13 (December 2017)

ISSN Print: 2153-1196   ISSN Online: 2153-120X

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Why Krogdahl’s Flat Space-Time Cosmology Is Superior to General Relativity

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DOI: 10.4236/jmp.2017.813127    815 Downloads   1,525 Views  Citations
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This paper briefly discusses existing problems with the theory of general relativity despite remarkable accuracy in most of its applications. The primary focus is on existing problems in the field of cosmology, particularly those pertaining to expectations of global cosmic space-time curvature in the absence of observational proof. The discussion centers on Krogdahl’s recent Lorentz-invariant flat space-time cosmology and its superiority to general relativity with respect to accounting for global cosmic space-time flatness and dark energy observations. The “cosmological constant problem” is briefly addressed as a problem for general relativity with respect to particle physics and quantum field theory. Finally, two very specific validation predictions in favor of Krogdahl’s flat space-time cosmology are made with respect to ongoing studies, including the dark energy survey (DES).

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Tatum, E. (2017) Why Krogdahl’s Flat Space-Time Cosmology Is Superior to General Relativity. Journal of Modern Physics, 8, 2087-2095. doi: 10.4236/jmp.2017.813127.

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