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Experiments that revealed light's nature.

  1. Jul 19, 2008 #1
    Please, I need a list of definitive experiments that revealed light's nature.
     
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  3. Jul 19, 2008 #2

    madmike159

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    Well theres the double slit experiment, light was in to places at once so the decided that it was particles that behaved ike waves. Young's fringes showed that light is a wave because superposition takes place (ie. they can cancle out).
     
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