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Old 2008-02-04, 07:57 PM   #201
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Originally Posted by epistolize
i don't think it's a particularly good idea to confuse flying with falling
If you're confused, then you need to change your frame of reference. There is no difference between flying and falling.

Think about this: objects in geo-synchronous orbit are continuously falling. Yet they maintain (roughly) an even altitude above the Earth's surface. Does that mean they're flying, then?
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