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Can you comprehend this complex explanation of proton mass?

I would like Dr. Kaku to explain and clarify this,
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https://www.sciencenews.org/article/proton-mass-quarks-calculation

15 day(s) ago

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Kravenhead
Not really.
It sounds like they're saying that part of the proton's mass can be attributed to the energy and interactions of its parts.
It's that mass/energy or matter/energy thing. Like particles being both a wave and a particle.
In short, matter and energy are kind of the same thing.... Or both things.
So the energy from the interactions and motions contributes to the overall mass.
Ha! Yes.. Michio would do a much better job of explaining it than I just did. Or tried to do.

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Kravenhead
14 day(s) ago
Your welcome. I tried.
We think like amateur science enthusiasts and he knows how to speak to us.
I've always liked him.

philosopher
14 day(s) ago
Actually when it comes to science things you usually think like me and explain well. We are not Dr. kaku. Thank you Kraven.

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