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What is the speed of dark, anyway?
So let's pretend you're driving your car at exactly the speed of light. Then you turn on your headlights.

Does anything happen?

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So let's pretend you're driving your car at exactly the speed of light. Then you turn on your headlights.

Does anything happen?
You will get the brake effect, that is the light from your headlights will tend to cancel your forward motion to impulse speed. I will have to check with Jordi on the details.
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So let's pretend you're driving your car at exactly the speed of light. Then you turn on your headlights.

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Yes, you get pulled over and handed a ticket by Officer Quark.

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Awww, he looks so down.
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Here is a skull emitting light or eating darkness. Whatever.

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