1952 Einsteinium

The book of science

Tom Sharp

Berkeley, Argonne, Los AlamosAlbert Ghiorso and co-workers at Berkeley, Argonne, and Los Alamos elements


Atomic number 99

Et al.

Increasingly, discovery became a corporate effort. Each scientist with his or her specialization joined a larger team whose members preform many roles.

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Other readings:

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