Do Neutrons Repel Each Other

Yes, neutron repels each other. Neutrons are electrically neutral particles and do not have any net charge on the neutron.  Despite, the net charge is zero, but still, neutron repels another neutron.  Quantum physics can explain the cause of this repulsion.  In...

Are humans made of atom

The human body is made of the following atoms:  Oxygen  Carbon  Hydrogen  Nitrogen  Calcium  Phosphorus  Sulphur  Potassium  Sodium  Chlorine  Magnesium  Iron  Fluorine  Zinc  Strontium  Iodine  Copper  Manganese  Molybdenum  99% of the mass of the human body is...

Can a particle be a single atom

No, a single particle can not be an atom. Atoms are composed of subatomic particles. These particles are:  Protons Neutrons Electrons  If we consider the hydrogen atom which is the simplest atom has one electron and proton.  What is the matter?  Everything which we...

What Is Smaller Than An Atom

what is smaller than an atom Is there anything; smaller than an atom that exists in the universe? The simple answer is yes, the composite and elementary particles are smaller than an atom. Sometimes, composite and elementary particles are called subatomic particles....

Can atoms be destroyed

Yes, it is possible to destroy atoms, but this is not an easy task. To destroy an atom, we need some requirements, which are not possible in an ordinary lab of physics. There can be two possibilities to do so, Possibility #1: Let consider the example of the H-atom. H-...

What force holds the nucleus together

  The strong nuclear force holds together the nucleus of an atom. What is a strong nuclear force? There are four forces in nature: The Gravitational Force The Electromagnetic Force The Strong Nuclear Force The Weak Nuclear Force Among these forces, only a...

Do Atoms Die

The short answer to this query is: No. Does the atom last forever? The answer is a big yes. Everything that is alive will die at some time, and non will live, even viruses which are are not technically alive in the first place. Immortal organisms, stars will also die....