The inconceivable nature of nature
February 21, 2009 11:41 AM Subscribe
How much do criss-crossing electromagnetic waves affect one another?
posted by Eiwalker to science & nature (8 answers total) 1 user marked this as a favorite
Richard Feynman famously said this:
The picture is that the electric field consists of a lot of jiggling, and that information is going every which way. In that case, when one stream of information is going one way, how much is it getting distorted by myriad streams that are passing right through it from other directions?