How to measure mass of electron from an electron configuration diagram

Electron configuration diagrams are a powerful way to identify a mass of an electron, but they aren’t always accurate.Here, we’ll explore some common errors in electron configuration diagrams and show you how to fix them.How mass is determined on the diagram of an atomElectron configuration charts can be useful for measuring mass of ions and […]

‘I’ll never forget’ a family of rare elements that may be the key to finding alien life

The discovery of rare, metallic elements in the form of arsenic and magnesium could provide a crucial clue to life’s origins.The discovery could lead to a new approach to identifying the building blocks of life.The elements were found in a volcanic rock called calicheng and, in the process, exposed to the intense radiation that occurred […]