Krypton, Kr, 36, 83.80

Cost = $0.33 per gram

Discovered by:

Sir William Ramsay and Morris Travers in 1898.

Left: Sir William Ramsay

Right: Morris Travers


Krypton will help brighten up all your life pictures.

Interesting Facts:

  • It was used in photography flashes and lights.
  • Krypton-83 is used in MRI technology
  • Part of the Nobel Gas family
  • Classification: nonmetal