what causes vacuum fluctuations?

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what causes vacuum fluctuations?
« on: 06/06/2015 17:54:38 »
What part could the electromagnetic and gravitational fields play in the vacuum fluctuations? Could they cause the virtual particles that briefly appear and disappear again?
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Re: what causes vacuum fluctuations?
« Reply #1 on: 07/06/2015 05:30:01 »
I did find this although I do not know how valid it is.

http://www.academia.edu/12532241/Resolution_of_the_Vacuum_Catastrophe
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