Ernest Rutherford

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Ernest Rutherford

Rutherford was born in New Zealand in 1871. He was the fouth child and had 11 sibilings. His father was a wheelwright, and his mother was a teacher. During his childhood, he spent most time on the farm, milking cows.

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Ernest Rutherford

At Cambridge, he invented a detector for electromagnetic waves

Created the theory that radioactivity was atomic and not molecular and he produced a number of experiments to back up this theory


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Studied x-rays with Professor J.J. Thomson

His model is called nuclear atom or the plantary model of the atom

Rutherford disccovered the nucleus and it's concept in 1910.

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Rutherford labeled two radiation types as “alpha” and “beta" when experimenting with uranium and radioactivity

He received the Nobel Prize for Chemistry in 1908.

Rutherfordium was named in his honor

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Ernest Rutherford's birth certificate was misspelled and actually reads, Earnest Rutherford


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