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Atomic Element 113 Confirmed
2012-09-27 06:10:37

April Flowers for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online 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 (RNC) claim to have obtained the most unambiguous data available so far. In experiments at the RIKEN Radioisotope Beam Factory (RIBF), a chain of six alpha decays was produced, conclusively identifying the element through connections to well-known daughter...

The Search For The Island Of Stability
2012-09-19 07:06:57

April Flowers for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online An international group of researchers, led by the University of Granada, has measured the effects of layers on super-heavy elements, providing useful data on the nuclear structure of these as yet undiscovered elements in nature. The results, reported in Science, might prove useful in locating the "Island of Stability." The team measured the isotopes of nobelium (No) and lawrencium (Lr) using a particle accelerator at the GSI...

2010-12-16 10:41:00

EBENSBURG, Pa., Dec. 16, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- L.R. Kimball, (www.lrkimball.com) has been selected as part of a team to provide strategic support to the National Guard Bureau Command, Control, Communications & Computers (C4) Directorate, J6 (NGB J-6). The NGB J-6 Directorate is involved in all aspects of emergency response, collaborating with several federal, state and local agencies in carrying out its response. The team that L.R. Kimball will support will identify National Guard,...

2010-06-07 11:23:00

EBENSBURG, Pa., June 7 /PRNewswire/ -- As a result of an RFP, the state of New Mexico E911 Program has selected L.R. Kimball, a leading architecture, engineering and communications technology firm, to conduct a statewide Next Generation 911 cyber security assessment and improvement plan as part of the state's Next Generation 911 (NG911) planning process. Until recently, most public safety agencies have operated with standalone 911 systems. However, because NG911 broadly interconnects...

2010-02-24 11:26:22

The name proposed by GSI for the heaviest chemical element has been officially endorsed The heaviest recognized chemical element with the atomic number 112 was discovered at the GSI Helmholtzzentrum fr Schwerionenforschung and "“ since February 19, 2010 "“ officially carries the name copernicium and the chemical symbol "Cn". The name was approved and officially announced today by the international union for chemistry IUPAC*. The name "Copernicium" honors scientist and astronomer...

2008-09-24 15:00:43

VANCOUVER, BRITISH COLUMBIA--(Marketwire - Sept. 24, 2008) - Rye Patch Gold Corp. (TSX VENTURE:RPM)(TSX VENTURE:RPM.WT) ("Rye Patch" or the "Company") is excited to release the assay results from the Company's exploration drilling program on the Lincoln Hill-Gold Ridge project. The exploration program cut multi-ounce gold and silver intersections in drillhole LR-013 including 25 feet grading 2.2 ounces/ton gold from 90 to 115 feet downhole. In addition, there were numerous significant gold...

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