Use this tag for questions concerning the use and consequences of the Special and General Theories of Relativity in works of science fiction. These consequences include time dilation, length contraction, the Twin Paradox, black holes, etc.

Use this tag for questions concerning the use and consequences of the Special and General Theories of Relativity in works of science fiction. These consequences include:

  • time dilation
  • length contraction
  • Twin Paradox
  • light bending
  • black holes and singularities
  • Hawking radiation
  • other effects
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