Uranium

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Facts About Uranium

Uranium is a actinide metal with an atomic mass of 238 it has an atomic number of 92 and its symbol is a capital U. Uranium is named after the greek god Uranus and was discovered by a scientist named Martin Klaproth. This is an expensive metal, 9 dollars for 100 grams in bulk. Uranium is a pretty cool metal, it used mainly for war though. Depleted uranium is used in armor piercing rounds for the military. Uranium is most popular for its contribution in World War 2 though, Uranium was used in the nuke "Little Boy."


By: Jakobi Kennedy