Tag: elements

January 7, 2016

What Would You Name the 4 New Elements?

By Jesse Stanchak

Earlier this week, the International Union of Pure & Applied Chemistry announced the 7th row of the periodic table is finally complete, with the addition of elements 113, 115, 117 and 118. There’s one small problem, however. The provisional systematic names for these new elements don’t exactly role off the tongue: ununtrium for element 113, […]

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