M-M did find that the speed of light was independent of direction. 
If there were an aether, and light propagated through it as a wave,  
and since the earth would be moving through the ether, then light should travel 
at  
different speeds in different directions. 

But it didn't. So either there's no ether, or light has a  
fixed velocity. Same physical result, so take your pick  
of interpretations. 





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