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Ernest Rutherford - Wikipedia

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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 r...

How Ernest Rutherford ushered in the atomic age - The Independent

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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.

Cambridge Physics - Splitting the Atom - University of Cambridge

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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 ...

Biography - Ernest Rutherford - Scientist Supreme

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Or put another way, he was first to split the atom. ..... He thus became the world's first successful alchemist and the first person to split the atom, his third great ...

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Mar 20, 2012 ... Where the research leading to the splitting of the atom was done in Old Cavendish Laboratory. Please see www.alanmacfarlane.com for ...

The Discovery of Nuclear Fission - How the Manhattan Project ...

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Two German scientists, Otto Hahn and Fritz Strassmann, were the first to officially acknowledge this process in 1938 when they successfully split uranium atoms ...

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 ...

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, ...

Who invented the atomic bomb? - Quora

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The scientific developments that directly led to the first atomic bomb (fission bomb ) was the ... The scientific developments that directly led to the first atomic bomb ( fission bomb) was the discovery that you could split an atom in a process ... if you were going to look for one person whose contribution sped up the project by an ...

Otto Hahn, Lise Meitner, and Fritz Strassmann | Chemical Heritage ...

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Sep 11, 2015 ... In the first year of the Hahn–Meitner partnership they had to work in a ... News of the splitting of the atom and its awesome possibilities was ...