1961-1971 Lawrencium

The book of science

Tom Sharp

Berkeley, DubnaAlbert Ghiorso, Torbjørn Sikkeland, Almon Larsh, Robert M. Latimer, Georgy Flerov, I. Zvara, G. M. Ter-Akopian, V. A. Shchegolev, V. L. Mikheev elements


Atomic number 103

Tertiary effects

At this point it seems that growing the list of transuranic elements served only a technical or academic purpose. The results show great ingenuity and teamwork, but have extremely limited usefulness.

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