Follow Slashdot stories on Twitter

 



Forgot your password?
typodupeerror
For the out-of-band Slashdot experience (mostly headlines), follow us on Twitter, or Facebook. ×

Comment: Re:Ummm (Score 1) 347 347

"It's more like time doesn't exist as a valid concept for a photon; it just doesn't make sense to talk about a timeline for a photon's frame of reference in the same way that it doesn't make sense to ask what the color red smells like."

Why do you use this stupid metaphor that does not add anything at all?

Comment: Re:So, what's the correction? (Score 1) 347 347

"When light travels through a medium containing matter it will be absorbed and "stored", for some time, in the exited states of the atoms before it is emitted again."

Then the question becomes, how does the light know how to continue in the same direction it was going previously?

God helps them that themselves. -- Benjamin Franklin, "Poor Richard's Almanac"

Working...