This Day in History 1885: Nobel-winning Physicist Niels Bohr Is Born

Niels Bohr not only took part in advances in nuclear physics, he saved Denmark's Jews during WWII and was an early opponent of nukes.

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October 7, 1885, is the birthdate of the Danish physicist Niels Bohr, who had a part in nearly every advance in nuclear physics in the first half of the 19th century; played an important role as both educator...