The Rutherford Atom
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The Rutherford Atom Title screen reads: The Rutherford Atom. Professor Robert I. Hulsizer. University of Illinois. © Copyright 1961. Educational Services Incorporated. All rights reserved.Opening lines: 'Alpha particle tracks in a cloud chamber, traces revealing the passage of minute fragments of matter travelling at great speed. You recall these tracks mean that ionisation is taking place due to the passage of a projectile carrying an unbalanced electric charge……’ the speaker then goes on to talk about how Ernest Rutherford investigated alpha particles to demonstrate the nature of the atom.
Reference number F2511
Collection Film and Video Collection
Media type Moving Image
Place of Production NEW ZEALAND/AOTEAROA
Production company educational services
Director: Quentin Brown