Physicists turn Lead into Gold
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By jank - Last updated: Monday, August 18, 2003 - Save & Share - Leave a Comment

Ok, they turn Iodine 139 into Iodine 138, and cut the halflife from millions of years to tens of minutes. In any case, where else are you going to find an “article”:http://physicsweb.org/article/news/7/8/8/ featuring sentences such as:

bq. _”ionized the gold to form a plasma and then accelerated the electrons in the plasma to relativistic energies. When the electrons struck the solid gold of the target they emitted gamma-rays as bremsstrahlung radiation”_

Heh, Heh – he said “Bremsstrahlung”

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