Problem: Describe how the structure of atoms would differ if the Pauli exclusion principle were not valid. What consequences would follow, both at the atomic level and at the world at large?

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Pauli exclusion principle is used to limit the number of electrons in an atomic shell and subshell. If it did not apply, the lowest quantum states would be overpopulated with electrons. 

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Describe how the structure of atoms would differ if the Pauli exclusion principle were not valid. What consequences would follow, both at the atomic level and at the world at large?

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