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Top 8 interesting facts about Darmstadtium
Darmstadtium was discovered on November 9
, 1994 at the research center GSI Helmholtz Centre for Heavy Ion Research. Darmstadtium was named after Darmstadt, Germany the place where it was discovered.
Darmstadtium's melting and boiling points are unknown.
Darmstadtium is an extremely radioactive element.
Darmstadtium is created in laboratory; this synthetic element can not be found in nature.
Darmstadtium has eight known isotopes, all of them unstable and very radioactive.
Darmstadtium-281 is the most stable isotope with a half-life of 10 seconds.
Darmstadtium is believed to have similar properties to nickel, palladium, and platinum.
Darmstadtium is used for research purposes only.
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