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  • Uranium - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia

    en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Uranium Uranium is a chemical element with symbol U and atomic number 92. It is a silvery-white metal in the actinide series of the periodic table. A uranium atom has 92 ...
  • What is Uranium? How Does it Work

    www.world-nuclear.org/info/.../What-is-Uranium--How-Does-it-Work- What is Uranium? How Does it Work? (Updated March 2014) Uranium is a very heavy metal which can be used as an abundant source of concentrated energy.
  • Uranium Facts - Chemical & Physical Properties

    chemistry.about.com/od/elementfacts/a/uranium.htm Uranium is an element well-known for its radioactivity. Here is a collection facts about the chemical and physical properties of this metal. Element Name: ...
    • It's Elemental - The Element Uranium

      education.jlab.org/itselemental/ele092.html What's in a name? Named for the planet Uranus. Say what? Uranium is pronounced as you-RAY-nee-em. History and Uses: Uranium was discovered by Martin Heinrich Klaproth ...
    • uranium Facts, information, pictures | Encyclopedia.com ...

      www.encyclopedia.com/topic/uranium.aspx Uranium LARRY GILMAN. Uranium is a radioactive, metallic element with 92 protons and a variable number of neutrons in the nucleus of each atom.
    • Uranium - Encyclopedia of Earth

      www.eoearth.org/view/article/156796 Uranium is a radioactive element that occurs naturally in low concentrations (a few parts per million) in soil, rock, and surface and groundwater.