Ernest Rutherford

Ernest Rutherford

was a New Zealand-born British chemist and physicist who became known as the father of nuclear physics
When we have found how the nucleus of atoms is built up we shall have found the greatest secret of all — except life. We shall have found the basis of everything — of the earth we walk on, of the air we breathe, of the sunshine, of our physical body itself, of everything in the world, however great or however small — except life.More Ernest Rutherford quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
You should never bet against anything in science at odds of more than about 10-12 to 1.More Ernest Rutherford quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
The energy produced by the breaking down of the atom is a very poor kind of thing. Anyone who expects a source of power from the transformation of these atoms is talking moonshine.More Ernest Rutherford quotes [01/01/2000 12:01:00]
The more physics you have the less engineering you need.More Ernest Rutherford quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
If your experiment needs statistics, you ought to have done a better experiment.More Ernest Rutherford quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]

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