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Jan Scholten
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Radon is a gas that is emitted from the earth’s crust during earthquakes, as if it is signifying the end of the kingdom.

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The Name is derived from radium. It is one of the side products of radioactive radium and Radon itself splits up into Polonium and alpha particles. It was discovered in 1900. Its chemical symbol is Rn.