Monthly Archives: January 2018


Sidney Gilchrist Thomas
February 1 is Emilio Segrè’s birthday. Segré was an Italian physicist who discovered the first artificial element. Segrè was visiting the University of California Berkeley’s radiation laboratory and met with Ernest Lawrence. Lawrence was the man who designed the first cyclotron particle accelerator. Segrè was interested in some of the […]

Today in Science History – February 1 – Emilio Segrè ...