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One reason we study how the accepted view of the structure of the atom has changed throughout history is to highlight the role of experimental evidence. You can learn more about some of the experiments mentioned in the video here: Gold Foil Experiment Cathode Ray Tube Experiment Discovery of the Neutron Oil Drop Experiment So far we have focused on atomic structure from a chemists point of view. If you would like to know more about the structure of the atom from a physicists point of view check out some of these sites: Elementary (Fundamental) Particles How scientists study quarks Looking for quarks Quark colouring book