Since listening to Johnjoe McFadden and Jim Al-Khalili discuss their book ‘Life on the Edge: The Coming of Age of Quantum Biology’ at Surrey University last October, I’ve been immensely fascinated by the way that quantum mechanics, despite only affecting the very small, can underpin science and even explain how our bodies work. 559 kata lagi
Tag » Niels Bohr
6/11/2015(This article was adapted from the book What is Radioactivity? The Basics)
It would be difficult–perhaps impossible–to write about the development of atomic science without mentioning the contributions of Niels Bohr and Lise Meitner. 556 kata lagi
Almost every theoretical physicist today owes something to Niels Bohr.
He’s the man who, quite literally, coined atomic theory and all the particle physics to follow. 219 kata lagi
Niels Bohr is the man behind the atomic theory that gave us everything from medical isotopes to the bomb.
But you probably best remember him from those circular models used to break down the building blocks of everything in high school class. 1.452 kata lagi