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How fast is light?

Discussion in 'Bad Dog Cafe' started by Buckocaster51, Mar 30, 2019.

  1. Buckocaster51

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    CE50EEDC-2172-4A0C-8D4A-FB4BBD385765.jpeg This is how far it travels in a nanosecond

    Thanks Grace Hopper!
     
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  2. Brad Pittiful

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    thats fast!
     
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    mmm? meme wouldn't post..
     
  5. Boubou

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    Does,your watch measures nanoseconds?
     
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    186,000 miles per second.
     
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    this is pretty cool if your into the speed of light

     
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    How heavy is sound?
     
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    Speed of light is precisely equal to the speed of dark.

    But its tone is brighter.
     
  10. Brad Pittiful

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    black sabbath level
     
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    But the speed of enlightenment is, unfortunately, much slower that the speed of light. :(
     
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    The same weight as 2 Marshall stacks
     
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    David Kung Fu Carradine said:

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    Then...
     
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    Wow that is fast! I wonder if anything at all travels faster than light?
     
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    6 trillion miles in one earth year= 1 light year

    or circle the earth at the equator 7 times in one second.
     
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    Rumors got it beat by a mile!
     
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    just my mom's shoe when I was screwing up as a little kid.
     
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    Yes, but some are not bounded by such pedestrian limits ... :cool:
     
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