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Light particle question?

  1. May 15, 2008 #1
    Hi i'm not a physicist student or physicist person.

    i dunno where to post this.

    but i have question.

    what molecule or atom that repels when touch the ray or boundary of light?

    thank in advance.
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  3. May 15, 2008 #2


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    you mean "recoil"?

    Well, every particle must recoil due to energy and momentum conservation.
  4. May 15, 2008 #3
    can you show me a visual example of it? picture or video in action?

    I don't care what's name of that thing.

    please consider that physics is not my field and i'm noob.

    thank you.
  5. May 15, 2008 #4


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    I don't understand your question. Can you give more details, or an example of what you're asking about?
  6. May 15, 2008 #5
    ok give me time to sketch it, it's 3:00am here in the philippines.

    i need to sleep.

    if my conclusion is correct then my theory is possible.

    Thanks in advance. see you tomorrow guys.
  7. May 15, 2008 #6


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    if you are a noob in physics, how come you make theories? :P
  8. May 15, 2008 #7

    lol I remember there's a saying. "Either you're really smart, or you're really dumb."
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