78 Platinum -Pt- A shiny, silvery, very dense precious metal. It is easy to work and has powerful catalytic properties which are important for the chemical industry.
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79 Gold -Au- A beautiful shiny, golden, very dense precious metal which is highly resistant to corrosion and very easy to work. Used as a store of economic value.
7 - Nitrogen - Colorless nitrogen gas makes up of the atmosphere, but here we see it in liquid form at It is boiling off, creating a visible vapor--not of steam, but of water condensed from the surrounding air.
54 Xenon -Xe- The xenon gas in this tube is being excited by a high voltage discharge, creating a lovely pale violet glow. Xenon-filled tubes driven by high voltage capacitors are the basis for modern photographic flashes.
52 Tellurium -Te-Tellurium is hardly ever used in pure form, but these beautiful slender crystals are how it is distributed. Research is hindered by the fact that if you absorb even tiny amounts, you smell of garlic for months.
Neon signs really are made with neon, like this Ne-shaped tube filled with this inert gas. A high voltage transformer sends an electric current through the tube, creating a characteristic bright neon-red arc.
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76 Osmium -Os- A shiny, silvery blue, very dense precious metal which belongs to the platinum group. In powder form it reacts with oxygen to give off a pungent, toxic tetroxide
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Sodium is a chemical element with the symbol Na (from Latin: natrium) and atomic number It is a soft, silvery-white, highly reactive metal and is a member of the alkali metals; its only stable isotope is
88 Radium -Ra- A shiny, silvery highly radioactive metal found in U and Th ores where it forms as a transient decay product. Formerly used to make luminous paint.
80 Mercury -Hg- A beautiful bright, silvery, dense liquid metal. It is toxic and combines with many other elements.
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22 Titanium Ti- This titanium blisk (bladed impeller disk) is from the intake stage of a jet engine, where the light weight and high strength of titanium are key. Titanium is expensive because it must be cast under inert atmosphere.
i wish i got a noble prize.it has kinda been a dream of mine.