PAST, PRESENT and FUTURE EXIST.
Let's follow a little conversation between you and Tom later that day when you both meet at the pub. At the start of the conversation you and Tom have never heard of Einstein's Special Relativity.
Tom thinks (and he's pretty sure about this) that only the events of his world exist, and of course that that world is the same for you:
Tom says to you: "When you (your car) were at the square flag, the photon was at the triangle flag."
=> Go to ....
- Relativity for Dummies
- 4D Spacetime Block Universe
- Reciprocal time dilation
- Reciprocal length contraction
- Lengths do not 'appear' contracted!
- Measuring the contracted train
- Constant light speed
- Where is the bullet?
- Train experiment
- Slower and shorter - case study
- Minkowski vs Loedel
- Spacetime video
- Further reading