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Unformatted text preview: -M = 1 gram = 0.001 kg-C^2 = 9x10^16 m2/s2) E = (0.001 kg) x (9x 10^16 m2/s2) E = 9x10^13 kg m2/s2 = 9x10^13 Joules of energy This is equal to the energy released by 25,000 tons of dynamite exploding! (25 Kilotons of TNT) Also, its equal to the energy in 1 million gallons of gasoline! All from 1 gram of mass disappearing! Nuclear Fusion in the Sun...
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- Spring '09