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Gravity Probe Researchers Report 'Glimpses' of Long-Awaited Payoff

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Science  27 Apr 2007:
Vol. 316, Issue 5824, pp. 538-539
DOI: 10.1126/science.316.5824.538

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JACKSONVILLE, FLORIDA-- At the American Physical Society meeting, held here from 14 to 17 April, physicists reported that NASA's Gravity Probe B satellite has found "glimpses" of the dragging of spacetime around a spinning body--in this case, Earth. (Read more.)