Saturday, November 05, 2011

Elements 110, 111, and 112 get names!

Newly discovered elements get official names from the International Union of Pure and Applied Physics. Up until now, elements 110, 111, and 112 only had temporary names. Now, their officially named

  • dermstadtium
  • roentgenium
  • copernicium

Read more in this article from USA Today

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