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Casey Christofaris

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Is a shadow a three-dimensional object? I am proposing that we are 3 "objects" in one being. We are the light, the body and the shadow

A shadow is a 3d object, because we live in a 3d world right?

So that means they have, length, width, height, volume and mass?

And the body is just "shadow" or matter that reflects light, like a mirror, or the moon

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  • Apr 6 2013: yes but if you are talking about a single star it being the single and only object no it would not cast a shadow ever even when light is reflected back because there is nothing to cast a shadow upon
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      Apr 6 2013: except that we would now have in theory 2 in a very odd and counter intuitive way 2 light sources the one going out and the one coming back in

      That would cast a shadow right?
      • Apr 7 2013: no
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          Apr 7 2013: Ok so now lets times that time infinity, since a star does not just shine in one direction. So now we have infinite amount of rays as well as multiple array of light most likely the whole spectrum going out and the whole spectrum coming back in times infinity. That should produce an infinite amount of shadows.....also 2 separate sources of light meeting in to one spot would created a shadow on the opposite side of the sun
      • Apr 8 2013: it's the same light and brightness all the way through even if photons could produce a shadow on the exact opposite side of the atom since there are many atoms on all sides of it there cannot be any shadow anywhere but also since light emits in all directions how can light source have a shadow could you produce a shadow onto a lightbulb if you had two of the exact same brightness bulbs next to each other? (no is the answer)

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