A Short History of the Atom

Throughout the years, the atomic model has gone through multiple changes. Many scientists have contributed to important discoveries and improving their knowledge about the atom. Some of these scientists are listed below. Click on the link to learn more about each individual and how they have helped scientists today understand more about the atom. :D

John Dalton
J.J. Thomson
Ernst Rutherford
Marie Curie
Niels Bohr
Louis de Broglie
Lise Meitner/Otto Hahn
Werner Heisenberg
Murray Gell-Mannexternal image 270px-Stylised_Lithium_Atom.svg.png