Chemistry

15 Fun and Surprising Facts About the Periodic Table of Elements

15 Fun and Surprising Facts About the Periodic Table of Elements

The physicist Richard Feynman predicted that, if it exists, we will never be able to observe the 137th element.

That's partly because, theoretically, element 137's electrons would orbit at the speed of light. Hypothetically speaking, element 139's electrons would orbit faster than the speed of light, making it impossible given today's scientific knowledge.


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