1910 in science,
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1912 in science and the
list of years in science.
Ernest Rutherford explains the Geiger-Marsden experiment and derives the Rutherford cross section by deducing the existence of a compact atomic nucleus from scattering experiments.
Heike Kamerlingh Onnes discovers superconductivity.
Charles Wilson finishes a sophisticated cloud chamber
Eugene B. Ely lands on the deck of the USS Pennsylvania stationed in San Francisco harbor, marking the first time an aircraft landed on a ship
Georges Claude develops the neon lamp.
Wilhelm Wien is awarded the Nobel Prize for Physics
Marie Sklodowska-Curie is awarded the Nobel Prize for Chemistry
Allvar Gullstrand is awarded the Nobel Prize for Medicine