96Curio – CuriumMass: (247) u1s2 2s2 2p6 3s2 3p6 4s2 3d10 4p6 5s2 4d105p6 6s2 4f14 5d10 6p6 7s2 5f8Melting point: 1613 KBo...
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  1. 1. 96Curio – CuriumMass: (247) u1s2 2s2 2p6 3s2 3p6 4s2 3d10 4p6 5s2 4d105p6 6s2 4f14 5d10 6p6 7s2 5f8Melting point: 1613 KBoiling point: 3383 KDensity: 13.5 g/cm3Discovery: Seaborg, James & Ghiorso (1944)Curium is a radioactive chemical element with the symbol Cm andthe atomic number 96. Most Curium is produced by bombarding Uraniumor Plutonium with neutrons in nuclear reactors, one tonne of spentnuclear fuel contains about 20 grams of Curium. Curium is a hard, dense,silvery metal with a relatively high melting point and boiling point for anactinide.

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