Please create an account to participate in the Slashdot moderation system

 



Forgot your password?
typodupeerror
Science

Scientists Create Compound With a Single Element 163 163

rocketman768 writes "An international team of researchers including scientists at the Carnegie Institution has discovered a new chemical compound that consists of a single element: boron. Chemical compounds are conventionally defined as substances consist of two or more elements, but the researchers found that at high pressure and temperature pure boron can assume two distinct forms that bond together to create a novel 'compound' called boron boride."
This discussion has been archived. No new comments can be posted.

Scientists Create Compound With a Single Element

Comments Filter:

Take care of the luxuries and the necessities will take care of themselves. -- Lazarus Long

Working...