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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.
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 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.
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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