I was trying to envision the universe from the standpoint of a photon and it seems that based on the Lorentz contraction:(adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || []).push({});

[itex]L = L_{0}\sqrt{1-u^2/c^2}[/itex]

since u = c this implies that, from the photons point of view, the length of the universe in the photons direction of travel contracts to zero.

Moreover, based on time dialation

[itex]\bar{t} = \frac{t}{\sqrt{1-u^2/c^2}}[/itex]

since u = c any time t-bar measured by an observer will correspond to a zero time measurement by the photon.

Does all this mean that a photon observes itself as stuck timeless and stationary on a 2D sheet?

This just seems like a curious state of affairs and I was wondering if my reasoning was correct.

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# A Photons 2D universe?

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