Atomic theory

Discovery of the atom, subatomic particles, isotopes and AAM

How do you discover and study something that you can't see?

Can you get information about something you can't see? Absolutely! Haven't you ever shaken one of your Christmas presents? It's weight and shape of the box can give you clues about what's inside. Many scientists have studied the atom and each has given a new piece of information to atomic theory. It is still being studied today and new research continues to mold and change this theory.