After having explored our economic analogy for the force of electromagnetism, let us turn to the weak force.

This is the second article in our four-part series exploring quantum electrodynamics. After successfully applying quantum mechanics to the electromagnetic field, physicists faced a problem of boundless proportions: every calculation they made returned infinity as the answer.

The Institute of Physics and Rambert Dance Company are planning to celebrate the theories of Einstein through dance.
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