Mach’s Principle

In this post, I’ll take a quick look at Mach’s principle, an idea from the physics and cosmology discard pile, that is related to or aligned with with NPQG.

Ernst Mach

Ernst Mach (February 18, 1838 – February 19, 1916) made major contributions to physics, philosophy, and physiological psychology. In physics, the speed of sound bears his name, as he was the first to systematically study super-sonic motion. He also made important contributions to understanding the Doppler effect. His critique of Newtonian ideas of absolute space and time were an inspiration to the young Einstein, who credited Mach as being the philosophical forerunner of relativity theory. His systematic skepticism of the old physics was similarly important to a generation of young German physicists.

Stanford Encyclopedia of Philosophy

Mach’s principle suggests that local physical laws, and in particular gravity and inertia, are determined by the the large scale structure of the universe. This is in general agreement with NPQG, where every point charge is emitting electric potential which gives rise to the convective force of gravity.

In theoretical physics, particularly in discussions of gravitation theories, Mach’s principle (or Mach’s conjecture) is the name given by Einstein to an imprecise hypothesis often credited to the physicist and philosopher Ernst Mach. The purpose of the hypothesis was to attempt to explain how rotating objects maintain a frame of reference, such as gyroscopes and spinning celestial bodies. The idea is that the existence of absolute rotation (the distinction of local inertial frames vs. rotating reference frames) is determined by the large-scale distribution of matter in the universe.


Mach’s principle plays a role in the work of Robert Dicke. Likewise, Alexander Unzicker intuits that Mach’s principle plays an important role that has not yet been understood by science.

There is not that much more to say. Every particle surrounded by spacetime æther is transmitting it’s mass, or apparent energy, as an interaction of its wave equation with the wave equations of spacetime æther particles. Think of this like an alternating current (A/C) interaction. The originating structure essentially has a mass ante on deposit with the spacetime æther and that ante is the root cause of gravity.

J Mark Morris : San Diego : California

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