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    Everything is a clock, because mass = frequency. Discuss.
     
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    A clock is not time.
     
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    I didn't say it was.
     
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    Mass doesn't equal frequency. It's frequency X h/c^2, i.e. they're proportional.
     
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    If I got my math right, that would make the relativistic mass of the average orange photon 3.63 X 10^-33 g!
     
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    Orange you glad this thread isn't about bananas?
     
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    Well, the OP was bananas, as was I for responding. :D
     
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    [ame=http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Do1lm9IevYE&feature=g-logo-xit]How Much Does a Shadow Weigh? - YouTube[/ame]
     
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    No.
     
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    Spoil sport. :coffee:
     

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