Neon

1898

Neon

The book of science

Tom Sharp


LondonWilliam Ramsay, Morris Travers elements

Neon

Atomic number 10

Neon signs


Colorless, odorless, tasteless, and nonflammable, neon is lighter than argon, silent, and humble. Ask neon a simple question, but don’t expect an answer.

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Other readings:

  • Neon,” Elementymology & Elements Multidict, by Peter van der Krogt