jbminn

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Wow. This is incredibly exciting news –

“Scientists Use Superconducting Cyclotron to Make Super-Heavy Metals”

This opens up the possibility of countless new isotopes that could be used in till-now unthinkable ways. Though it may sound as though I’m counting chickens that haven’t been conceived, let alone hatched, consider what this implies:

With the proper of amount of force [and acceleration, collision, etc.] we may be able to produce elements that previously only occurred naturally. Could mass-production of these elements be possible?

http://www.wired.com/science/discoveries/news/2007/10/heavymetalisotopes

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