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I made an calculation about it.(And it turned out to be wrong) However, I couldn't find the mistake!

This is my calculation:

Let the mass = 1kg, and the velotion = c

Kinetic energy gained while travelling=0.5mc^2

=0.5c^2

When these energy is fully converted into mass,

Einstein's Equation:E=mc^2

0.5c^2=mc^2

m=0.5

The mass gained by the particle is 0.5, not infinity? Why?

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# What's wrong with my calculation?

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