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Unformatted text preview: Long Wave Plus a Short Wave = a complex wave Albert Michelson & Edward Morley Interferometer-Recombine the two waves at the detector. If one encountered a wind it would arrive behind the other.-No evidence of destructive interference-No evidence of ether wind-No luminerferous there-no medium to support light waves-another unexplained observation Photoelectric Effect So, light behaves as a stream of energy, particles or photons and light behaves as a wave 16:29 16:29...
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