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Takes a historical approach to discoveries related to the atom. There is a lot of text with diagrams and colour pictures.
A description of some of the important developments in understanding the atom an its constituents. Some parts of the site are very mathematical and go beyond college level physics.
Little Atoms is a talk show based around ideas of the Enlightenment, frequently discussing science and physics.
This is a fun JAVA site simulating physics with virtual atoms.
A page explaining Schroedinger's model of atomic structure, with nice graphics showing the wave nature of electrons around the atom.
This is a very simple model of a gas. Here, a single atom bounces elastically in a one-dimensional cavity. It will continue to bounce at the same speed forever if the piston does not move.
A short page dealing with the atomic explanation of lasers. Although brief and lacking detail there is a good little applet which shows what happens when an excited atom is struck by a photon.
This site demonstrates Bohr model of the hydrogen atom.
A brief description of how Atom Smashers -or particle colliders - like the LHC work. From HowStuffWorks.com.
A summary of James Chadwick's career.
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