Monthly Archives: August 2014

Jacobus van't Hoff 4
August 30 is Ernest Rutherford’s birthday. Rutherford is the New Zealand-born British physicist who is considered the Father of Nuclear Physics. Rutherford is directly responsible for a number of important discoveries involving the study of nuclear science and radioactivity. He was the first to outline the rules governing radioactive decay […]

Today In Science History – August 30 – Ernest Rutherford

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The elements of the periodic table can be broken into three different groups: Metals, Metalloids, and Nonmetals. This periodic table shows the three different groups of elements. The metalloid group separates the metals from the nonmetals. Elements to the left are metals and nonmetals are to the right. The exception is […]

Metals, Metalloids and Nonmetals