Chapter 17: QED, QCD and the Standard Model

Quantum Mechanics has gone on to lead a revolution in physics. Since it was the most popular and explanatory theory that evolved from the discovery of subatomic particles, it has grown and morphed into the edifice that we now call the Standard Model, which may be one of the most accurate, if confounding, models of…

Chapter 15: The Wave-Particle Duality

Ode to a Photon Little photon, flying blind How do you experience time? Is it slow or is it fast, And do you ever see the past? You come in colors, waves we see And gave you that identity We tested you and thought we’d found That you used waves to get around The double-slit…