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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.
A team of German scientists has been credited with the discovery of the new â€œsuper-heavyâ€ element 112 more than ten years after intensive laboratory work first yielded a single atom of the novel form of matter.
Modern-day scientific Magellans and Columbusâ€™s, exploring the uncharted seas at the fringes of the Periodic Table of the Elements, have landed on one long-sought island â€” the fabled Island of Stability, home of a new genre of superheavy chemical elements sought for more than three decades.
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