Why are photons useful in our everyday life?

1 Answer
Jun 15, 2017

Photons are basically the foundation of light, and therefore attribute to many real-world applications.


Basically, photons are particles of light. They're used in pretty much anything related to light.

Examples of photons in life:

  • Camera
  • X-ray
  • UV radiation
  • electromagnetic spectrum
  • visible light humans see
  • solar panels
  • sunlight
  • used by plants for photosynthesis