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German physicist who, along with James Franck, was able to prove experimentally the quantum nature of atoms which was consistent with the Neils Bohr model of atoms. The two scientists won the 1925 Nobel Prize in Physics.
How do I view a deleted web page?
Is there a way to view a deleted web page - one that is no longer available? Yes there is and the solution is quite simple. [more...]
In the United States, "Linux" has been trademarked by creator Linus Torvalds. He did that only to prevent someone else from making money out of it. Linus Torvalds had named his creation Freax instead of Linux because he found the latter too egoistical! The operating system was named by Ari Lemmke of the Helsinki University of Technology. FYI, the very first version of Linux was released on 25th August 1991. [more...]