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Radon - Wikipedia

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Radon was the fifth radioactive element to be discovered, in 1899 by Ernest Rutherford and Robert B. Owens, after ...

It's Elemental - The Element Radon

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The Element Radon - Basic Physical and Historical Information.

Radon - Element information, properties and uses | Periodic Table

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Element Radon (Rn), Group 18, Atomic Number 86, p-block, Mass [222]. Sources , facts ... Radon. Radon Element - Visual Elements Periodic Table .... History ...

Radon»historical information [WebElements Periodic Table]

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This WebElements periodic table page contains historical information for the element radon.

Radon - Chemicool

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Radon's properties, discovery, videos, images, states, energies, appearance and characteristics.

Radon - Periodic Table of Elements: Los Alamos National Laboratory

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History. The name was derived from radium; called niton at first, from the Latin word nitens meaning shining.The element was discovered in 1900 by Dorn, who  ...

World History of Radon Research and Measurment from the Early ...

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WORLD HISTORY OF RADON RESEARCH AND MEASUREMENT. FROM THE EARLY 1900'S TO TODAY. A. C. George. 201-27 26 th. Avenue Bayside NY ...

Facts About Radon - Live Science

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Sep 10, 2013 ... Word origin: The word radon is derived from radium, of which radon is a gas. Early in its discovery it was also called radium emanation and ...

Radon History - OhioRadonPro

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A History of Radon- 1470 to 1984. By Robert K. Lewis Pennsylvania Department of Environmental Protection Bureau of Radiation Protection, Radon Division

Radon Facts – Radon.com

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Radon is the second leading cause of lung cancer. Radon-induced lung cancer costs the United States over $2 billion dollars per year in both direct and indirect  ...