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Originally posted by Gear
Wow...I didn't even know it was possible for humans to create elements!
Please excuse my ignorance (elements and chemistry never were my stong points) but is this the first synthetic Element?
Originally posted by sardion2000
No it isn't. Everything past Uranium are synthetic elements. Neptunium(Element 93) was the first synthetic element confirmed.
Actially small amount of plutonium have been discovered in nature, but that's generally true at least for Earth.
Originally posted by Nygdan
Another interseting thing is that now any new elements will have to be on the next row of the table, thats pretty fascinating, we've completed the unfilled row of elements!