Sunday, January 3, 2021

Dow isolated bromine

 Jan 04 : Dow isolated bromine

This new method of electrolysis greatly simplified the process for isolating bromine (Br2). Dow became the founder of Dow Chemical Company and was a pivotal figure in developing America’s chemical industry.

Saturday, January 2, 2021

Rutherford penetrated the nucleus

 Jan 03 : Rutherford penetrated the nucleus

Upon bombarding nitrogen atoms with alpha particles, he observed the release of a proton. Patrick Blackett later discovered that this was a transmutation of nitrogen to oxygen.