Radon

1899-1910

Radon

The book of science

Tom Sharp


Paris, Montreal, Halle, LondonMarie Curie, Pierre Curie, Robert Bowie Owens, Ernest Rutherford, Friedrich Ernst Dorn, André-Louis Debierne, William Ramsay, Robert Whytlaw-Gray elements

Radon

Atomic number 86

Bad stuff


Radium Emanation was radon-222, also called exradio, radeon, niton, and radon. Thorium Emanation was radon-220, also called exthorio, thoreon, and thoron. Actinium Emanation was radon-219, also called exactinio, actineon, akton, and actinon.

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Other readings:

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