https://www.universetoday.com/60058/democritus-atom/

Dec 11, 2015 ... This is due to his theory of universe that is made up of tiny “atoms”, which .... This idea previewed Newton's theory of absolute space, in which ...

http://thehistoryoftheatom.weebly.com/democritus.html

Democritus, a Greek who lived from 460 BCE to 370 B.C., developed a new theory of matter; his ideas were based on reasoning rather than science, and drew ...

https://www.ck12.org/c/physical-science/democritus-idea-of-the-atom/lesson/Democrituss-Idea-of-the-Atom-MS-PS/

Aug 3, 2016 ... A: The modern kinetic theory of matter is remarkably similar to Democritus' ideas about the motion of atoms. According to this theory, atoms of ...

http://www.abcte.org/files/previews/chemistry/s1_p1.html

In this lesson, we will review the development of the atomic theory. ... One of the first atomic theorists was Democritus, a Greek philosopher who lived in the fifth ...

http://chemed.chem.purdue.edu/genchem/history/leucippus.html

Atoms (Leucippus and Democritus) ... The first proponents of an atomic theory were the Greek philosophers Leucippus and Democritus who proposed the ...

https://www.siyavula.com/read/science/grade-10/the-atom/04-the-atom-02

The idea of atoms was invented by two Greek philosophers, Democritus and Leucippus in the fifth century BC. The Greek word ατoμoν (atom) means indivisible ...

https://chem.libretexts.org/Bookshelves/Introductory_Chemistry/Book%3A_Introductory_Chemistry_(CK-12)/04%3A_Atomic_Structure/4.01%3A_Democritus'_Idea_of_the_Atom

Apr 27, 2019 ... The theory of Democritus explained things better, but Aristotle was more influential, so his ideas prevailed. We had to wait almost two thousand ...

https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Democritus

Democritus was an Ancient Greek pre-Socratic philosopher primarily .... The theory of Democritus held that everything is composed of ... These classical " atoms" are nearer to humans' modern concept of ...

https://courses.lumenlearning.com/introchem/chapter/early-ideas-about-atoms/

Describe the early developments leading to the modern concept of the atom. Key Points. The ancient Greek philosophers Democritus and Leucippus recorded the ... is credited with the first modern atomic theory based on his experiments with ...

https://plato.stanford.edu/entries/democritus/

One report credits Democritus and Leucippus with the view that thought as ... But the fact that atoms are not perceptible means that our ... The idea that our knowledge is based on the reception of images ...