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The simulation shows two frames of reference that can be at rest relative to each other or moving at 0.6c or 0.8c relative to each other. The effect of the speeds on time dilation and length contraction are shown.

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    Education Levels:

    • Grade 1
    • Grade 6
    • Grade 8
    • Grade 9

    Keywords:

    time dilation,Space Contraction,NSDL,Relativity,Undergraduate (Lower Division),Space Science,Simultaneity,space,photons,relativity,oai:nsdl.org:2200/20080905115437463T,Informal Education,Time Dilation,Higher Education,Special Relativity,Chemistry,Physics,High School,NSDL_SetSpec_439869,Vocational/Professional Development Education,time,length contraction

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    English

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