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What Is Bohr’s Atomic Model?

The Bohr atomic model (sometimes known as the Rutherford-Bohr atomic model) was a major milestone in the development of modern…

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Who Was Democritus?

As the philosopher Nietzsche famously said "He who would learn to fly one day must first learn to stand and…

4 years ago

Astronomy Cast Ep. 379: Fermi’s Atom Splitting

When he wasn't puzzling the mystery of alien civilizations, Enrico Fermi was splitting atoms. He realized that when atoms were…

5 years ago

What Is John Dalton’s Atomic Model?

Atomic theory - that is, the belief that all matter is composed of tiny, indivisible elements - has very deep…

5 years ago