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News Official new names of superheavy elements

  1. Dec 3, 2016 #1
    Source, with more info:
    http://iupac.org/iupac-announces-the-names-of-the-elements-113-115-117-and-118/

    An update of the periodic table from IUPAC is here.

    (Apparently they are still playing Tetris... :smile:)
     
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  3. Dec 4, 2016 #2

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    The 7th row is full, but we have nothing from the 8th row so far.
     
  4. Jan 26, 2017 #3

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    Periodic Table as of June 2016

    https://www.nist.gov/sites/default/files/documents/2016/12/20/periodic_table_2016_1.pdf

    Includes
    https://www.webelements.com/nihonium/
    https://www.webelements.com/moscovium/
    https://www.webelements.com/tennessine/ (it had to end in 'ine' like the other halides). oakridgium wouldn't work.
    https://www.webelements.com/oganesson/


    LANL's version - http://periodic.lanl.gov/index.shtml
    Royal Society's version - http://www.rsc.org/periodic-table
     
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