Latest Isotope Stories
A research team from the University of California, San Diego is hoping to learn how our solar system evolved by studying the origins of different isotope ratios among the elements that make up today’s smorgasbord of planets, moons, comets, asteroids, and interplanetary ice and dust.
The European Space Agency announced on Monday a new laser device developed to measure carbon isotopes on Mars may soon be used here on Earth to identify fake honey, olive oil, chocolate and other counterfeit foods.
A multinational team of scientists has revealed new information about the explosive events known as novae.
Scientists are backing up a theory, claiming that the Moon was created when a planetary body the size of Mars collided with Earth.
To date, the atomic element 113 has been elusive, defying attempts to nail down its properties. But now, researchers at the RIKEN Nishina Center for Accelerator-based Science claim to have obtained the most unambiguous data available so far.
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