Discovery and development of atomic age

Discovery and development  1896 – Henri Becquerel notices that uranium gives off an unknown radiation which fogs photographic film. 1898 – Marie Curie discovers thorium gives off a similar radiation. She calls it radioactivity. 1903 – Ernest Rutherford begins to speak of the possibility of atomic energy. 1905 – Albert Einstein formulates the special theory of Read more

History of Physicists: Brief Overview

The presence of the word ‘why’ in any question expresses our curiosity. And of course, our curiosity leads us to discover new facts. If Newton did not have the curiosity to know about “Why did Apple fall down?” Then maybe Read more