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Apr27-05, 08:10 PM
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Quote Quote by marlon
Yes we very much are...
Again, the electronic levels very much explain the actual electronic behavior. You cannot talk about these energy levels without explaining where they came from and why they exist. I challenge you to explain this without bringing in the atomic nucleus.
Hyperfine structure due to electron spin-electron spin coupling...?

Quote Quote by marlon
Besides this 'distinguishability' does not exist in QM.
Say what...? Ever heard of the hydrogen atom,to give the simplest example...?

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I have been answering such misconceptions ad nauseum...
So did I.