Pioneer 10 Anomaly

Posted on Fri, June 10, 2016

Analysis of Pioneer 10’s location at the outer reaches of the Solar System revealed that it is slowing down, due to some unknown force. This “Pioneer 10 Anomaly” led some to claim that Einstein’s Theory of Relativity is flawed. The recent consensus among scientists, however, is that the deviation is caused by heat from the craft’s power generators.

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