Tri States Public Radio Staff
Wed August 28, 2013
Element 115 Could Be Near Elusive 'Island Of Stability'
Originally published on Wed August 28, 2013 5:39 pm
Researchers in Sweden have confirmed the existence of element 115. It sticks around for a surprisingly long time. Scientists believe it may bring them closer to the mythical "island of stability" a whole slew of super-heavy elements that could last for days or even years.