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First identification of a heavy element born from neutron star collision

October 24, 2019

Newly created strontium, an element used in fireworks, detected in space for the first time following observations with…
Bassam Shakhashiri performs his annual “Once Upon a Christmas Cheery in the Lab of Shakhashiri” demonstration in 2009. The periodic table is visible at upper right. Photo: Bryce Richter/UW-Madison
150 years ago, periodic table brought order to the chemical universe

October 3, 2019

Largely unnoticed in the corners of countless classrooms around the world hangs the singular achievement of a Siberian-born…
A Faster Technique to Purify Elements – Separation Anxiety No More

June 4, 2019

A more efficient chemical separation method pioneered by Berkeley Lab scientists could accelerate access to promising cancer treatment.…
The “stuff” of the universe keeps changing

February 7, 2019

Review discusses how stable elements came from the lives and deaths of stars The composition of the universe—the…
Stanford AI recreates chemistry’s periodic table of elements

June 28, 2018

It took nearly a century of trial and error for human scientists to organize the periodic table of…
Scientists discover new magnetic element

May 31, 2018

A new experimental discovery, led by researchers at the University of Minnesota, demonstrates that the chemical element ruthenium…
Primordial Black Holes May Have Helped to Forge Heavy Elements

August 7, 2017

Astronomers like to say we are the byproducts of stars, stellar furnaces that long ago fused hydrogen and…
Self-healing, flexible electronic material restores functions after many breaks

May 16, 2016

Electronic materials have been a major stumbling block for the advance of flexible electronics because existing materials do…
Lawrence Livermore credited with discovery of elements 115, 117 and 118

January 4, 2016

The International Union of Pure and Applied Chemistry (IUPAC) has confirmed that Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory scientists and international…
Discovery of the element 113 has been officially confirmed

January 1, 2016

Although periodic table has been around since 19th century, not all elements have been yet discovered. Interestingly, no…
Scientists discover five new nuclei

October 28, 2015

Lawrence Livermore scientists, in conjunction with international researchers, have discovered five new atomic nuclei to be added the…
Evolution driven by regular collision of continents, research finds

July 9, 2015

In a major scientific advance, a collaboration of international scientists led by geologists at the University of Tasmania…
Researchers find salmon semen can be used to extract rare earth elements from waste

January 19, 2015

A team of researchers affiliated with several academic/research facilities in Japan has found that dried salmon semen can…
In the beginning, there were three elements

September 18, 2014

In the beginning, or at least following the Big Bang more than 14 billion years ago, there was…
Superheavy Chemistry, One Atom at a Time

May 22, 2014

It’s now more or less official: element 117 will have a seat at the periodic table. Earlier this…
Element 117 one step closer to being named

May 9, 2014

Element 117, first discovered by Lawrence Livermore scientists and international collaborators in 2010, is one step closer to being named.…
Superheavy element 117 confirmed

May 5, 2014

Several atoms of the superheavy element with atomic number 117 have been created and observed by an international…
New superheavy elements can be uniquely identified

September 4, 2013

International research collaboration at GSI including researchers of Mainz University uses element 115 to highlight a way for…
Existence of new element confirmed

August 28, 2013

Remember the periodic table from chemistry class in school? Researchers from Lund University in Sweden have presented fresh…
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