periodic table of elements - updates

Rappler's latest stories on periodic table of elements


2016 top science stories: Spacetime ripples, feathered dinos, a 'fairy' in space

Dec 20, 2016 - 12:00 PM

What are the biggest discoveries and ideas in science this year? The Mind Movers of the Mind Museum list down some of the most important ones from the past 12 months

Periodic table expands with elements named after Japan, Moscow, Tennessee

Dec 01, 2016 - 6:16 PM

With the latest discoveries the periodic table is now complete down to the seventh row

NEW ELEMENTS. The 4 new elements on an updated periodic table of elements. Image adapted from

Periodic table's newest elements are named

Jun 09, 2016 - 10:58 AM

The proposed names suggested by their discoverers reflect the origins of the new elements

Motorhead fans want new heavy metal to be called 'Lemmium'

Jan 07, 2016 - 10:34 AM

Fans petition to have a new metal element in the periodic table named after Motorhead frontman Lemmy Kilmister

LEMMIUM. A petition to have one of the new elements in the periodic table of elements named after the late Motorhead frontman Lemmy Kilmister has drawn more than 30,000 signatures. File photo by Salvatore di Nolfi/EPA

New elements added to periodic table

Jan 04, 2016 - 10:46 PM

One of the 4 new elements – Element 113 – will be the first on the table to be discovered and named by Asian scientists