“Prejudice is a great time saver. You can form opinions without having to get the facts”. Elwyn Brooks White, Author (1899-1985).
Friday, 2 September 2016
The proposed names for elements 113, 115, 117 and 118 are nihonium, moscovium, tennessine and oganesson respectively, the International Union of Pure and Applied Chemistry (Iupac) has announced. ‘It’s an exciting day for the world,’ says Lynn Soby, Iupac’s executive director.