The Structure & History of the Atom

A 4-part course with Fizzics

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Course Overview

The atom is the basic building block of matter, and matter makes up nearly everything in our bit of the known universe. Needless to say, understanding the atom is essential to demystifying the secrets of the universe. In this course addressing the history of science, learn all about the concept of atoms, from Rutherford's historic model to modern day subatomic theory! Learn about protons, neutrons, and electrons, and the classification of bosons and fermions, of which quarks and leptons are key.


  • Total Time 22 min
  • Lessons 4
  • Attachments 5
  • Exercises 17
  • 13 CQ

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