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The atom: Theory to major reality

...given off by atoms. A handful of unstable heavy metals emit energy when their nuclei disintegrate. In 1903, Marie and Pierre Curie realized that uranium ore contained more radioactivity than could be accounted for by the uranium itself. From tons...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1999/02/21/tec_254098.shtml
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Labor movements marked 1903

...Lune, and Helen Keller published her book, The Story of My Life. Henry Ford established Ford Motor Co. Marie and Pierre Curie and Antoine Becquerel shared the Nobel Prize in physics for their work with radioactivity. The first baseball World...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1999/01/10/met_249744.shtml
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Chemist lives up to name

...Arthur Kornberg, now 88. The Kornbergs are the sixth father and son to win Nobel Prizes. One father and daughter - Pierre Curie and IrGene Joliot-Curie - won in physics and chemistry, respectively. Marie Curie - IrGene's mother and Pierre's...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2006/10/06/met_99342.shtml
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This day in the Millennium: April 20

...territory of established by Congress. 1889: Adolf Hitler was born in Braunau, Austria. 1902: Scientists Marie and Pierre Curie isolated the radioactive element radium. 1945: During WWII, Allied Forces took control of the German cities Nuremberg...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1999/04/20/met_259436.shtml
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1900s became Atomic Century

...given off by atoms. A handful of unstable heavy metals emit energy when their nuclei disintegrate. In 1903, Marie and Pierre Curie realized that uranium ore contained more radioactivity than could be accounted for by the uranium itself. From tons...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1999/02/22/met_254110.shtml
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