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Why does light go through glass

  1. Sep 11, 2008 #1
    why does light go through glass but not through other forms of matter?
     
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  3. Sep 11, 2008 #2

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    Please read the FAQ thread in the General Physics forum. Maybe that might give you a good start.

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  4. Sep 11, 2008 #3
    thank you, "phonon" was not a word in my vocabulary ill have to read up on this
     
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