Meet the 4 Newest Elements!

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Four of the heaviest elements on the periodic table are finally getting names!

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IUPAC is naming the four new elements nihonium, moscovium, tennessine, and oganesson


http://www.scientificamerican.com/article/how-do-scientists-detect/
http://www.britannica.com/science/transuranium-element
https://www.nde-ed.org/EducationResources/HighSchool/Radiography/stableunstableatoms.htm
http://hyperphysics.phy-astr.gsu.edu/hbase/nucene/nucbin.html
http://www.physlink.com/education/askexperts/ae565.cfm

Mind the gap – Plugging the hole at element 113… maybe


http://journals.jps.jp/doi/abs/10.1143/JPSJ.73.2593
https://www.newscientist.com/article/dn24119-fresh-evidence-emerges-for-superheavy-element-115/#.UiXc_rxQ0iz
http://www.eurekalert.org/pub_releases/2013-08/lu-eon082713.php
http://www.uni-mainz.de/presse/17241_ENG_HTML.php
https://pls.llnl.gov/research-and-development/nuclear-science/project-highlights/livermorium/element-118
http://journals.aps.org/prc/abstract/10.1103/PhysRevC.74.044602
http://www.rsc.org/chemistryworld/2016/01/beyond-new-elements-periodic-table-eighth-row-island-stability

Images:
https://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File:Large_Hadron_Collider_dipole_magnets_IMG_0955.jpg
https://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File:HEUraniumC.jpg
https://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File:Alpha_Decay.svg
https://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File:Yuri_Oganesyan.png

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