1878,1907 Ytterbium

The book of science

Tom Sharp

Geneva, ParisJean Charles Galissard de Marignac, Georges Urbain elements Ytterbium


Atomic number 70

Exceedingly little

A lack of imagination, a lack of a unique spectral color, a lack of knowledge of classical myths, gave us neoytterbia, a.k.a, ytterbium, another element named after Ytterby, Sweden.

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