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3) Why was the observation of starlight bending around the sun, during the 1919 solar eclipse, taken as confirming evidence for the general theory of relativity? How was it taken as disconfirming evidence for Newtonian physics? (Dewitt, Chap. 4) 4) How is this related to the Quine-Duhem Thesis? (Chap. 5)
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