# 186000 miles per second for the rest of the world 3 x

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Unformatted text preview: er second For the rest of the world: 3 x 108 meters/sec Particles can not travel faster than the speed of light! HEY! Don’t memorize these numbers!!!! 186,000 miles per second What if we try to go faster? Particles can not travel faster than the speed of light! E = mc 2 To accelerate a particle to the speed of light would require enormous energy Particles can not travel faster than the speed of light! E = mc MASS MASS 2 ENERGY Particles can not travel faster than the speed of light! E = mc 2 To accelerate a particle to the speed of light would require enormous energy Particles can not travel faster than the speed of light! E = mc 2 And so enormous mass! Particles can not travel faster than the speed of light! E = mc 2 In fact, it would form a black hole before getting to the speed of light! 186,000 miles per second 3 x 108 meters/sec Particles can not travel faster than the speed of light! What did you just say? Special Relativity:...
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