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What happens if you travel faster than the Speed of light

  1. Mar 15, 2005 #1

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    What would you see/what would happen if you can somehow travel faster than light? :confused: :confused:
     
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  3. Mar 16, 2005 #2

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    Welcome to Physics Forums, 404.

    Your questions is kind of moot because we can't travel faster than the speed of light. Since the laws of physics don't allow it, there's nothing to speculate on.
     
  4. Mar 16, 2005 #3

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  5. Mar 16, 2005 #4

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    Yes. Imagine all impinging EM radiation (in the direction of your destination) being blueshifted to gamma-ray frequencies and higher. You're toast.
     
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