Categories Science Solar system is neither Earth-centered nor Sun-centered Post author By srungta Post date December 28, 2006 3 Comments on Solar system is neither Earth-centered nor Sun-centered The Solar system is neither Earth-centered nor Sun-centered because it is both Earth-centered and Sun-centered and more, i.e. a matter of perspective. A six part article at Caltech site that aims for a simple explanation of ‘relativity’. The Disputed Center of the Universe ← Sex crimes by UN peacekeepers worldwide → Web Caches, Mirrors and Archives 3 replies on “Solar system is neither Earth-centered nor Sun-centered” ARE U IN SAN THE SOLAR SYSTEM IS BOTH BECAUSE ALL THE PLANETS REVOLVE AROND THE SUN AND THE EARTH REVOLVES AROUND THE SUN TO But logically i guess that solar system should be sun centered as the name itself signifies so,moreover its only because of sun that life is possible on earth..the ellipse are also around the sun not the earth …but i guess its again a perspective This is the first site I have come across acknowleding a position that I have long been thinking about. Heliocentric / geocentric / moon-centric / jupiter-centric – It’s really just a matter of selecting a reference frame. As Einstein himself says also, all inertial ref. frames are equal in themselves – it is up to us to select a frame that is most convenient for us. The Laws of Physics are true in all inertial reference frames. Thank-You for your contribution to my on-going deliberations. Comments are closed.