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Chemistry and Dimensions

  1. Jan 14, 2010 #1

    Char. Limit

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    How does one know that chemical, atomic, and nuclear reactions occur in three spatial dimensions?

    Why not four, or two, or negative pi, or sixty-seven dimensions?

    And yes, I know the last two are implausible.
     
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  3. Jan 17, 2010 #2

    Char. Limit

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    Just wanted to bring this up again...

    I still don't get why chemistry uses the standard three dimensions while quantum physics uses 31 for example.
     
  4. Jan 18, 2010 #3
    Cool thought.
     
  5. Jan 18, 2010 #4

    Char. Limit

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    Thanks, although I can't be the first weirdo to have thought of this... can I?
     
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