What is a photon accelerator?

Answer It would be a tachyon generator I suppose. However, with current understanding of physics, no such thing can be built. While light can change velocity depending upon the medium it is traveling thro... Read More »

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What is a photon of light?

A photon of light is the smallest "particle" or "packet" of energy in light. Atoms and molecules absorb photons. High energy light photons, such as X-rays, go through more matter before absorption ... Read More »

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What is the trapping of infrared photon heat by molecules in an atmosphere called?

Infrared photon heat is absorbed, released and sometimes re-absorbed by molecules in the atmosphere. It is when the same photons are released back to Earth that we consider them "trapped" by the a... Read More »

What color of the visible light spectrum has the most energy per photon?

Blue/purple colors have the most energy per photon. Higher photon energy corresponds with shorter light wavelength. Violet light has the shortest wavelengths humans can see. Deep-red light has the ... Read More »