Ernest Rutherford

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  • Personal life

    Born at Sprin Grove.
  • Education

    Fox Hill School
  • Education

    Havelock School
  • Education

    Atended Nelson College
  • Invention

    First reaserch paper published.
  • Discovery

    Discoveres rays from radioactive materials are of two main types, which he names ALPHA and BETA.
  • Education

    Mc Gill University
  • Discovery

    Radioactive gas, later named Radon
  • Education

    Manchester University
  • Invention

    Rutherford- Geiger detector of single ionizing particles.
  • Achievements

    Nobel Prize for Chemistry
  • Invention

    Announces the nuclear model of the atom.
  • Discovery

    Predicts existance of a neutron.
  • Personal life

    Dies, ashes buried in Westminister Abbey