Saturday Night Science: A Force of Nature—Ernest Rutherford and the Atom
At McGill, he and his collaborator Frederick Soddy, studying the radioactive decay of thorium, discovered that radioactive decay was characterised by a unique half-life, and was composed of two distinct components which he named alpha and beta radiation.
Gods, theorems and love letters
Frederick Soddy, a British scientist who had won the Nobel Prize for Chemistry, discovered a peculiar geometric phenomenon involving six spheres, in the 1930s. Soddy's hexlet, as the idea became known, now has applications in computer graphics. Much to ...
Cleveland State Baseball Opens 51-Game Slate With Win Over Roane State
... that bring experience and the ability to give us quality innings. The staff will be led by red-shirt sophomore Kegan Frederick (Western Carolina signee) who is coming off an impressive fall. ... Rounding out the bullpen will be freshman right ...
Jane Fonda Calls Her Vietnam Photo 'A Huge, Huge Mistake'
"Whenever possible I try to sit down with vets and talk with them, because I understand and it makes me sad," Fonda said at a recent speaking engagement, according to The Frederick News-Post. "It hurts me and it will to my grave that I made a huge ...