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Re: Electrons

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Posted by Zephram Cochrane/">Zephram Cochrane on February 25, 2000 21:59:54 UTC

: Nobody knows. But it's described by saying that the atom (i.e. electron/nucleus system) can only be in a certain states. The falure to describe the stability of the atom was what led physicists to create quantum physics.

ZC: We do know. It does enter the nucleus. Look up electron capture decay.

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