Ernest Rutherford

Ernest Rutherford

was a New Zealand-born British chemist and physicist who became known as the father of nuclear physics
That which is not measurable is not science. That which is not physics is stamp collecting.More Ernest Rutherford quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
[From uranium] there are present at least two distinct types of radiation one that is very readily absorbed, which will be termed for convenience the α radiation, and the other of a more penetrative character, which will be termed the β radiation.More Ernest Rutherford quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
It is essential for men of science to take an interest in the administration of their own affairs or else the professional civil servant will step in - and then the Lord help you.More Ernest Rutherford quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
I congratulate you both on a fine piece of work which I am sure will ultimately prove of importance. I am personally very much interested in your results... In the past I have tried a number of experiments... but without any success.More Ernest Rutherford quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
Anyone who expects a source of power from the transformation of the atom is talking moonshineMore Ernest Rutherford quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]

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