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At GSI Helmholtzzentrum fÃ¼r Schwerionenforschung, an international team of scientists succeeded in the observation of the chemical element 114, one of the heaviest elements created until now.
The name proposed by GSI for the heaviest chemical element has been officially endorsed.
In honor of scientist and astronomer Nicolaus Copernicus (1473-1543), the discovering team around Professor Sigurd Hofmann suggested the name â€žcopernicium" with the element symbol "Cp" for the new element 112
- Withering but not falling off, as a blossom that persists on a twig after flowering.