Why Is Atomos Important

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he atom or Atomos, which means uncuttable or indivisible, took many years to get to our understanding now. Back then they didn’t have the technology that we have now like microscopes, to figure everything out. Some important people who helped were Greek philosopher Leucippus and his student Democritus. They were the first came up with the idea that matter is made up of of tiny particles. They thought that if you cut something in half a lot times, that you will eventually reach a particle that can't be cut anymore. The next big discovery in the atom didn’t come until hundreds of years later by James Dalton, who stated that atoms of different elements have different masses. Throughout Dalton's life as a chemist he had many theories of the
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