Is there a map between Galilean relativity and special relativity?

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Shariati, Ahmad; Jafari, N.;
  • Subject: General Relativity and Quantum Cosmology

Mandanici has provided a map which he claims to be a two way map between Galilean relativity and special relativity. We argue that this map is simply a curvilinear coordinate system on a subset of the two-dimensional Minkowski space-time, and is not a two way map betwee... View more
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