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Ernest Rutherford

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Ernest Rutherford, 1st Baron Rutherford of Nelson, OM FRS (30 August 1871 – 19 October ... He conducted research that led to the first "splitting" of the atom in 1917 in a nuclear re...

Rutherford Mythology - Ernest Rutherford - Scientist Supreme

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Splitting the Atom .... Ernest Rutherford was the first person to knowingly split the nucleus, in 1919 at Manchester University where he bombarded nitrogen with ...

BBC - Manchester - Rutherford: splitting the atom

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Sep 30, 2009 ... Find out more about the scientist Ernest Rutherford whose atomic research in ... but one must surely be the 'splitting of the atom' by Ernest Rutherford in Manchester. ... This was the first ever artificially-induced nuclear reaction, ...

Ernest Rutherford - Physicist, Scientist - Biography.com

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4 days ago ... A pioneer of nuclear physics and the first to split the atom, Rutherford was awarded the 1908 Nobel Prize in Chemistry for his theory of atomic ...

Nuclear Technologies History Part 2 - Splitting the Atom - Greatest ...

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Fermi knew that when an atom splits it releases other neutrons, and he was ... 1942 created the first controlled, self-sustaining nuclear chain reaction in a squash ...

Man Arrested for Attempting to Split the Atom in his Kitchen ...

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Aug 5, 2011 ... A Swedish man who was arrested after trying to split atoms in his kitchen ... What's wrong to one might legitimately, truly be right in another person's existence. ... One of the first US fruit trees planted by European settlers is still ...

Who was the first person to split the atom - Answers.com

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ANSWER Ernest Walton and John Cockroft (1932) were the first to split the nucleus in a completely controlled manner. This was under the direction of ...

The man who went nuclear: How Ernest Rutherford ushered in the ...

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Mar 2, 2011 ... ... when "The Gadget", the first atomic bomb, was successfully tested and Robert .... thereby effectively splitting the nucleus and hence the atom.

Ernest Rutherford | NZHistory, New Zealand history online

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In his third major breakthrough, he had succeeded in 'splitting' the atom – making him the world's first successful alchemist. This research was published in 1919 ...

Ernest Rutherford - Biographical - Nobel Prize

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Rutherford's first researches, in New Zealand, were concerned with the ... Otto Hahn, who later discovered atomic fission, worked under Rutherford at the ...

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Cambridge Physics - Splitting the Atom

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He graduated in 1893 with a Double First in Physics and Mathematics, only the second person to do so in the history of the University. Rutherford received an ...

The first mind to split the atom could have changed world history - Io9

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Apr 6, 2011 ... The first mind to split the atom could have changed world history ... but she does go down in history as the first person to record the idea of ...

The Atom Splitter: Ernest Walton | Science Spinning

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May 4, 2011 ... At this time, The Cavendish and other labs, particularly in the US were in a race to see who could split the atomic nucleus first. The general ...