Scientists measure the property of rarest element on Earth

05/17/2013 | LiveScience.com

For the first time, researchers have measured the fundamental property of astatine, the rarest element on Earth. Using the ISOLDE Radioactive Ion Beam facility at the CERN physics laboratory in Switzerland, scientists created artificial isotopes of astatine to measure the element's ionization potential. The radioactive isotope could be used in cancer treatments.

View Full Article in:

LiveScience.com

Published in Brief:

SmartBrief Job Listings for Education

Job Title Company Location
Master Educator
DC Public Schools
Washington, DC
District Superintendent
Department of Defense Education Activity (DoDEA)
Seoul
Partner - Strategy, Systems and Policy
TNTP
Nationwide, SL_Nationwide
Professional Development Manager (West Coast residence preferred)
Rowland Reading Foundation
Nationwide, SL_Nationwide
Deputy Director for Curriculum, Instruction & Assessment
Department of Defense Education Activity (DoDEA)
Wiesbaden