Hi Laurent,

It’s true photons don’t have mass. I more so included them because they are fundamental particles and, in their case, they get their weightlessness from a lack of interaction with the Higgs field. The field is still part of the photon’s story, but it’s because the field doesn’t affect the photon that it can have the zero mass that it does. Sorry for the confusion and thank you for commenting.

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