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Can light be transmitted through a fluid medium?

  1. Jan 30, 2012 #1
    I was told In a post in another thread that EMR needs a solid media for its transmission. Therefore if the aether exists it must be a non flowing solid. If this is correct then how is it possible for light to be transmitted through air and water?
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  3. Jan 30, 2012 #2
    1) Light does not need a solid medium (can you see your computer? then you know this).
    2) There is no aether
    3) A 'non flowing solid' aether makes zero sense
    4) there is no logical connection between your premise and your conclusion.
  4. Jan 30, 2012 #3

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    (5) That's a misinterpretation of what you were told. Please be more careful in the future.
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