Mind a no-brainer?

damscot at my-deja.com damscot at my-deja.com
Fri Jan 7 14:39:30 EST 2000


In article <38754E3F.E20EFAD0 at earthlink.net>,
  kenneth Collins <kpaulc at earthlink.net> wrote:
> damscot at my-deja.com wrote:
>
> >[...]
>
> > How do you reconcile contradiction with possibility? By definition,
> > they are opposites, aren't they? For example, I know that light
> > properties "seem" to be paradoxical, but they are not really.
Because
> > waves and particles are not mutually exclusive entities, just
different
> > apspects. If they were exclusive then light would be impossible.
>
> or, it could just be that 'light' is all waves, with the illusion of
> 'particles' deriving in the necessarily-finite mechanics of detector
> apparatus.
>
> ken (K. P. Collins)

Nice thinking! I never saw it that way.

Don


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