Ernest Rutherford

and how he changed atomic theory!

Background and Education

Ernest Rutherford was born in 1871 in Sweden. At the University of New Zealand, he completed his degree and later became a graduate student at Cambridge University under JJ Thomson. In 1908 received a Nobel Prize in chemistry.

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Rutherford's Gold Foil Experiment

Rutherford Gold Foil Experiment - Backstage Science