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Re: AW: Underwater latency (not completely OT) ;-)

Rainer Thelonius Balthasar Straschill wrote:
> If I remember my (very) basic university classes in physics, we usually
> would test any theories we might have by bringing them to extreme values
> and see what happens. If lower density = lower speed of sound, then we
> would have sound travelling at infinite speed in vacuum. I don't believe
> this is the case.

In space there is no medium for sound to travel through.  See the tag 
line to the film "Alien."