Usage examples for Electrons

  1. For it has long been known that light waves liberate electrons from atoms. – The Birth-Time of the World and Other Scientific Essays by J. (John) Joly
  2. From the salts of radium a gas continually escapes, which has the quality of shining in the dark, remaining warm the while, and it throws out bodies known as electrons. – The Esperantist, Complete by Various
  3. After a while his brow smoothed and Daisy knew that the wheels had started to turn inside and the electrons to jump around- except that she reminded herself to permanently cross out those particular figures of speech from her vocabulary. – The Creature from Cleveland Depths by Fritz Reuter Leiber
  4. As fast as electrons get home the e. – Letters of a Radio-Engineer to His Son by John Mills
  5. You believe in atoms and ions and electrons that you have never seen and never will see, but if anyone mentions secrets of the soul that control human happiness, you laugh or sneer. – Possessed by Cleveland Moffett
  6. The speed of the stars in their courses is slow compared with the flight of the electrons. – The Story of Evolution by Joseph McCabe
  7. Never in all science, when even electrons bombard atoms with the awful expelling force of the exploding atom behind them, never do they reach the proton, to touch and annihilate it. – The Last Evolution by John Wood Campbell
  8. To understand how a vacuum tube acts as a detector and as an amplifier you must first know what electrons are. – The Radio Amateur's Hand Book by A. Frederick Collins