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A little video I made about the "spirit" of our Backstage Science videos - going behind every door and finding out what's going on. More Backstage Science at http://www.backstagescience...Read more
Ernest Rutherford's famous gold foil experiment involves the scattering of alpha particles as they pass through a thin gold foil.
It led to a better understanding of the structure of atoms.