Niels Bohr and the atomic structure

A fundamental contribution to chemistry was given bi Niels Bohr, a Danish physicist who made important discoveries on the quantum theory and the structure of the atom.


The element Bohrium, in the periodic table, was named after him. Due to his discoveries, Bohr received the Nobel Prize in 1922.

A curiosity on this scientist…..He helped refugees from nazism in the 30’s, but he then had to escape to Sweden during the nazi occupation of Denmark.

To know more about Bohr, click here!


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