Atoms

Subatomic Particles

[/caption] Not long ago, scientists believed that the smallest part of matter was the atom; the indivisible, indestructible, base unit…

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Atomic number

[/caption] Ever wonder why the periodic table of elements is organized the way it is? Why, for example, does Hydrogen…

11 years ago

What Is Atomic Mass

[/caption] The answer to 'what is atomic mass' is this: the total mass of the protons, neutrons, and electrons in…

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What Is An Electron

[/caption] What is an electron? Easily put, an electron is a subatomic particle that carries a negative electric charge. There…

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Atomic Radius

[/caption] If you can imagine an atom, of an element, as a sphere, then the radius of that sphere would…

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Atomic Mass

[/caption] The mass of an atom is its atomic mass (duh!). Actually, it's worth looking into this a bit more…

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How Many Atoms Are There in the Universe?

It's no secret that the universe is an extremely vast place. That which we can observe (aka. "the known Universe")…

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