Briefs: New element for periodic table

  • Updated: August 31, 2013 - 4:14 PM

New element for periodic table

Scientists are adding a new element to the periodic table, but don’t expect to see it anytime soon: Created in a lab, it exists for less than a second. The new superheavy chemical element has 115 protons and will take its place between elements, 114 and 116, which were added just last year. The newcomer is not yet named. new york times

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