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Darkness is the absence of light (the absence of photons), and therefore does not have a speed. To assert that darkness travels at the speed of light is to make it a physical entity, which it is not. Darkness does not get "pushed" out of the way as light fills up a volume of space. When you turn off a light source, what you're seeing is simply the vacating of light (the tail-end of exiting photons). http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=h_FFjYSkkpA

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I wouldnt think there is a speed of dark, because dark is the absence of light

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I had to look and found this lol, hope it helps you sir!
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There is no speed of dark. If there was it would be the exact same as the speed of light.

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Yeah that makes sense, so I guess technically I was right and wrong lol
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I'd say the same thing as a speed of light.

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hope you're feeling ok
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Check out what Eisenstein says about darkness, cold, and evil.
(The measure of)

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Omg i don't know what happened but apparently I reported this comment. I can't undo it. I don't know what to do now ?
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There is no speed of dark. It's the same speed of light.

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There is no speed. Darkness is always there and always has been, but light makes it invisible. Darkness is everywhere all the time, but it's not always seen.

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There is no such thing as darkness, it was a word made up from man since they had no name for it. Darkness is simply the absence of light; there can be low light, medium light, bright light, mega light, supernova light (whatever), but if that light is taken out then there is just the absence of light, not darkness.
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Same as the speed of light. Zoom

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The speed of dark is the speed of light since dark is what you get when the last bit of light has passed you:

http://sciencequestionswithchris.wordpress.com/2013/06/20/what-is-the-speed-of-dark/

This fact is used to bring you my answer over the internet. The core of the internet is information traveling as pulses of light and darkness through fiber optic cables. If the dark pulses could not keep up with the light pulses, you could not receive this message. (Fiber optics are way more complex than this simple picture, but this is a good start).

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Wow. You're really smart, Sir.
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@Chrisbaird I was just about to provide the link you provided in your answer.

Then I saw your answer. I also noticed the "chis" part of the URL, checked your profile and then then link again.

You are a great addition to the site. Glad I made the connection.
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I am sorry to lay this down, but darkness if not actually there. It is the absence of light. Just as the sky when it has no light, it still has light. If there was no light then the moon would not be shining since it is the sun that is reflecting off the sun producing light and without the sun then you can call it Darkness since we would not know what light is.
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Let me "lay this" down----what color is Batman's cape?
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John 3:19 says, "Men prefer darkness rather than light because their deeds are evil."

This tells us a couple of things.

First, the speed of darkness is the speed at which a thief can enter your home and steal your goodies while you sleep. It's pretty darn fast but the speed has never actually been measured so we can only guess. If he gets caught, of course, he's likely to do a nickel in the big house, which would translate to pretty darn slow.

Second, St. John tells us that only men are evil and prefer the darkness, which is why there are so many pretty women swanning around in the sunlight. Dang, I just might get off my computer today, go for a walk, and take in some eye candy.

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Interesting interpretation, Mr. David!
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That's a good question. First off, there's "dark mass," and "dark energy," and those may be the exact opposite of light. Just like there is matter and anti-matter. It's possible that both dark (energy and or dark mass) and light in the context we are discussing here, exist on different dimensions if they are similar to matter and anti-matter. By coming into contact with each other, both are annihilated, but depending on which has more of itself then the other, will determine the victor. This question seems silly at first, but, no one has been able to capture this "dark matter," and or "dark energy," and once someone does, there may be reason to ask, "What is the speed of dark." Good for you!

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Oh I didn't come with the question. I have no idea who did.
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You posted it here, so you can get credit. It's a good question no matter who originated it. It's a cool question. Flying at the speed of dark.
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If we are talking chocolate (dark chocolate), it vanishes pretty darn quick. So I will say pretty darn quick.

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Lol six-yillion mili-milokilometers per milisecond. So fast I had to make up some terms.
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Dear Marcus,

There is such a thing as the Dark Light, aka the Dazzling Darkness...

Which is, I am guessing, the wholeness of dark and light before they got separated out in the process of creation...

Only seen by mystics and such so far, although the physicists/astronomers might be getting close with their dark matter/dark energy...

Anyway, either the dark is travelling pretty fast to hold the light (at 7 million miles per hour), or the light is running very fast trying to catch up with the dark again!

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Thank you, Ms. Virginia!
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Hello Marcus, glad to see your question...
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Glad to see your answer!
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It is the speed of the light.

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Same as the speed of light, since it is the speed at which light leaves a body.

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Well, its the speed at which photons go absent.

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It is the speed of the light...

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"Evil does not exist sir, or at least it does not exist unto itself. Evil is simply the absence of God. It is just like darkness and cold, a word that man has created to describe the absence of God. God did not create evil. Evil is not like faith, or love that exist just as does light and heat. Evil is the result of what happens when man does not have God's love present in his heart. It's like the cold that comes when there is no heat or the darkness that comes when there is no light."

~
Albert Einstein

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minus 186000 miles per second

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