# Uellue's Blog

## Two-column float gets stuck with revtex

When preparing a manuscript with revtex (documentclass[aip,apl,amsmath,amssymb,reprint]{revtex4-1}), I ran into a problem: A two-column float with the figure* environment got stuck and ended up at the end of the document. The solution was trivial: Remove all placing hints for the float, instead of \begin{figure*}[h] use just \begin{figure*}!