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en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Uranium

Uranium is a chemical element with symbol U and atomic number 92. It is a silvery-white metal ... Uranium is used as a colorant in uranium glass, producing lemon yellow to green colors. Uranium glass fluoresces green in ultraviolet light. It was ...

www.world-nuclear.org/information-library/nuclear-fuel-cycle/introduction/what-is-uranium-how-does-it-work.aspx

Uranium is a very heavy metal which can be used as an abundant source of concentrated energy. Uranium occurs in most rocks in concentrations of 2 to 4 parts ...

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Apr 24, 2017 ... Uranium, the 92nd element in the periodic table, is a heavy metal with a variety of uses. Uranium was first discovered by Martin Heinrich ...

www.rsc.org/periodic-table/element/92/uranium

Element Uranium (U), Group 20, Atomic Number 92, f-block, Mass 238.029. Sources, facts, uses, scarcity (SRI), podcasts, alchemical symbols, videos and ...

ieer.org/resource/factsheets/uranium-its-uses-and-hazards

Some of the terms used in this factsheet are defined in IEER's on-line glossary. First discovered in the 18th century, uranium is an element found everywhere on  ...

www.livescience.com/39773-facts-about-uranium.html

Jul 24, 2017 ... This was the first-ever use of an atomic bomb in warfare, and it used one famous element to wreak its havoc: uranium. This radioactive metal is ...

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Uranium is the heaviest naturally-occurring element on Earth, with 92 ... Uranium is mainly used as fuel in nuclear power reactors for electricity generation.

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Since it is naturally radioactive, uranium, usually in the form of uranium dioxide ( UO2), is most commonly used in the nuclear power industry to generate ...

www.encyclopedia.com/science-and-technology/chemistry/compounds-and-elements/uranium

Uranium compounds have been used to color glass and ceramics for centuries. Scientists have found that glass made in Italy as early as A.D. 79 was colored ...