|Interaction in the subatomic world.
Developed in the late 1960s and early 1970s, the basic idea behind all string theories is that the constituents of reality are ultimately strings of one-dimensional spatial dimension that are extremely small in size (possibly of the order of 10−35 m) which vibrate at specific resonant frequencies. Thus, any particle in the phenomenal world should be thought of as a tiny vibrating strings, rather than made up of discrete object points. This string can vibrate in different modes (just as a guitar string can produce different notes), with every mode appearing as a different particle (electron, photon, etc.). Strings can split and combine, which would appear as particles emitting and absorbing other particles, presumably giving rise to the known interactions between particles.
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