Is light a wave AND/OR a particle

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I heard recently that it cannot be both a wave and a particle, yet I've always been taught it kinda is. I don't know what to believe. I know it has the properties of both a wave and a particle, but can it be both? What properties make it seem like a particle?
 

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I heard recently that it cannot be both a wave and a particle, yet I've always been taught it kinda is. I don't know what to believe. I know it has the properties of both a wave and a particle, but can it be both? What properties make it seem like a particle?
Please start by reading our FAQ in the General Physics forum.

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