Slowing Down Light

Is it possible to slow down light to speeds discernible to the human eye? Apparently, it is.

Light, without which life on Earth would be difficult, if not impossible

Light, without which life on Earth would be difficult, if not impossible

http://www.physicscentral.com/explore/people/hau.cfm

I have never posted anything remotely related to Science* before here in Just Today, but I can’t not share this one.

Particle behavior of light = Can of awesomesauce!

*I really love Physics and Chemistry, so this might be the first of many. 🙂

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