Essays Tagged: "Krypton"

Nuclear Power

a Uranium atom splits apart, it splits into two atoms. Commonly the nucleus splits into Barium and Krypton; however, it can split into any two atoms as long as the number of protons equals the origin ...

(5 pages) 101 0 3.6 May/1996

Subjects: Science Essays > Physics


rs from England in 1898. The two scientists discovered it mistakenly while experimenting with crude krypton, another noble gas. They were separating the elements in the crude krypton through a process ... -ally, when a sample is heated, the faster element leaves first, leaving the second element behind. Krypton was known to have a boiling point at a temperature that is lower than xenon. So the scientis ...

(2 pages) 67 0 3.6 Dec/1997

Subjects: Science Essays > Chemistry

Batman- the Perfect Role Model

superheroes, their reputations and their superpowers.Shortly before the explosion of the planet of Krypton, a baby Superman was evacuated to Earth by his parent's. He lived on a farm in Smallville wi ... him as their own. As he grew, under the Earth's yellow sun, he started to gain amazing powers. His Kryptonian body absorbed the sun's yellow rays (as opposed to Krypton's red sun) giving him super-st ...

(3 pages) 46 0 2.5 Nov/2004

Subjects: Art Essays > Film & TV Studies

Elements Of Life

k God. Instead, he turned out to be a Scandinavian God. The third interesting elements would be the Krypton. In my mind, I've always thought that Krypton would be a green piece of rock (wonder where t ... s thought that Krypton would be a green piece of rock (wonder where that image came from). Instead, Krypton turns out to be a colorless gas derived from making liquid air. This next element is one tha ...

(3 pages) 813 0 0.0 Sep/2001

Subjects: Literature Research Papers

Atomic Spectroscopy

he data in the optical rail graph shown above contains the plotted points of Mercury (series 1) and Krypton (series 2) line readings in mm. and their wavelength in nm. The mercury and krypton waveleng ... 8.65 8.8 Green 8 8.1 8.2 Violet 6 6.25 6.5 Gaseous Krypton Left (mm) Average (mm) Right (mm) Violet 6.2 6.35 6.5 Green ...

(2 pages) 942 0 0.0 Feb/2002

Subjects: Science Essays > Chemistry

The Gathering.

haniel says “As a rule I am not the kind of guy who goes in for stories about superheroes from Krypton or talking ducks and dogs. I like National Geographic.” Also the fact that National Geo ...

(3 pages) 23 0 4.3 Jun/2008

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > Creative Writing > Descriptive Essays

Noble Gases

Noble gases make up group 18 in the periodic table. There are six in total: Helium, Neon, Argon, Krypton, Xenon, and Radon. Noble gases are relatively unreactive. Until 45 years ago, noble gases we ... event the wine from turning into vinegar through oxidation due to the presence of oxygen. Argon and Krypton are used to provide inert atmosphere in lightbulbs. This helps by extending the life of the ...

(4 pages) 10 0 3.0 Aug/2008

Subjects: Science Essays > Chemistry