“The Slowness of Light” / Memorable Fancies #830

[“We must grasp the catastrophe lying in wait for us in the slowing of light ...” – Jean Baudrillard] The light has been slowing down. Apparently this has been going on for years but was only recently noticed by scientists, because if light slows down, everything else slows down, too. Perhaps it has something to do with age. The age of what or Who, we aren’t certain. Something will happen when the light comes to a complete stop, some say. Others say, no, nothing will happen. … [Read more...]