Saturday, 3 December 2016

+ 4

Perhaps the most fundamental chart in all of science officially has four extra elements listed. The new elements have now been given official names and will be included in the grid.
The four new elements include nihonium, the first ever to be found by Japanese scientists.
That element – which until recently was referred to to as 113 – got its proper name from the word for Japan in Japanese – 'nihon', literally 'the land of the rising sun'.
More at TInd

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