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Epilogue

Epilogue  

Rob Ellam

in Isotopes: A Very Short Introduction

Print Publication Year: 
May 2016
Published Online: 
May 2016
eISBN: 
9780191790737
DOI: 
10.1093/actrade/9780198723622.003.0012
Item type: 
chapter
ISBN: 
9780198723622
Since its inception at a dinner party in Glasgow shortly before World War II, the concept of isotopes has constantly been at the forefront of human endeavour. As we have seen, isotopes have ... More
Isotopes: A Very Short Introduction

Isotopes: A Very Short Introduction  

Rob Ellam

Print Publication Year: 
May 2016
Published Online: 
May 2016
eISBN: 
9780191790737
DOI: 
10.1093/actrade/9780198723622.001.0001
Item type: 
book
ISBN: 
9780198723622
An isotope is a variant form of a chemical element, containing a different number of neutrons in its nucleus. Most elements exist as several isotopes. Many are stable, others are ... More
2. A career in science

2. A career in science  

Frank A. J. L. James

in Michael Faraday: A Very Short Introduction

Print Publication Year: 
Nov 2010
Published Online: 
Sep 2013
eISBN: 
9780191777646
DOI: 
10.1093/actrade/9780199574315.003.0003
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chapter
ISBN: 
9780199574315
Faraday's decision to pursue a career in science was unusual at this period. His attendance at the public lectures of John Tatum was his entry to a world of scientists and it was through ... More

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