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Light and energy

  1. May 12, 2004 #1


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    How can a photon carry differing amounts of energy if it is the same size and speed as all other photons? Does this make any sese to anybody?
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  3. May 12, 2004 #2


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    What does "size" mean in reference to photons?
  4. May 16, 2004 #3


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    size of photons

    I assumed, perhaps in error, that in its particle state a photon would occupy a region of space of relatively regular dimension for all photons. If you think I'm an idiot, I'm only a student of physics not a master you know so asking me instead of someone else seems to perhaps be a bit of a mistake on your part.
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