Controlling the Speed of
Light...It can be done
Well we did it. We controlled the speed of light. Buzz Lightyear couldn't even do that. This is just a simple demonstration of a rather complicated lesson in physics...but sometimes the simple explanations are better and more fun. You can do this demonstration at home but just make sure you have permission to use the sugar. Never know when you might need to sweeten someone up in your house. You can learn much more about the behavior of light and how we can measure its path and speed for the use in gem identification by joining us in the International School of Gemology.
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