All Yuri Oganessian articles

  • Periodic table of the elements – 118 – Oganesson
    Podcast

    Oganesson

    2018-02-15T12:00:00Z

    Meet Yuri Oganessian, the elemental explorer forever immortalised on the periodic table

  • Periodic table of the elements – 117 – Tennessine
    Podcast

    Tennessine

    2018-02-14T12:00:00Z

    Three Tennessee institutions contributed to the discovery of element 117, now fittingly named tennessine

  • Periodic table of the elements – 116 – Livermorium
    Podcast

    Livermorium

    2018-02-13T00:00:00Z

    Meet the Mayor of Livermore, California, and discover how his city has been immortalised on the periodic table

  • Og electron shells
    Research

    Immense oganesson projected to have no electron shells

    2017-10-09T09:19:00Z

    Theory predicts that element 118 would be surrounded by a smear of electrons

  • Yuri Organessian
    Podcast

    Chemistry World podcast – January 2017

    2017-02-03T16:06:00Z

    This month we introduce our new puzzles page, discuss the implications of Trump for science and meet Yuri Oganessian, the only living person with an element named after him