Periodic Table Information
- The symbol for Hassium is Hs
- Hassium is the 108th on the table
- Its located in the 8th group
- Its in the Transition metal family
- The period is the 7th group
Where it's found in Nature and it's uses and Characteristics
Hassium is a highly radioactive metal, of which only a few atoms have ever been made
Hassium is only used in research
Chemical and Physical Properties
Physical properties of hassium are that it's a solid
The atomic mass of Hassium is 277u
Interesting Facts about Hassium
All nine of it's isotopes have extremely short lives .
The most stable is 270HS with a half life of 22 seconds .
If a large quantity of Hassium is ever made scientist expect it to be a silvery-colored metal that reacts quite readily with oxygen in the air to create a highly volatile tetroxide.