Jason Shilling Kendall: Citizen Astronomer

William Paterson University
Amateur Astronomers Association of New York

Introductory Astronomy Lecture Series
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Astronomy Lesson 34: The History of the Atom

Here we talk about the origin of the atom from Democritus, to Plato and Aristotle to Dalton, to Thomson to Rutherford. All of the ways it's evolved, both philosophically and as a result of experiment.


William Paterson University Department of Physics American Astronomical Society Amateur Astronomers Association of New York Astronomical Society of the Pacific