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Old January 1 2013, 04:58 PM   #13
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Re: If hydrogen wasn't the lightest element?

Chemahkuu wrote: View Post

"Protium" or Hydrogen-1, is the lightest possible atom. H+ (the Electron stripped away) is simply a Proton on it's own and no longer an atom.

Or simply, less than 1 is 0, ie nothing.
Well, for the purposes of writing that story, we could also postulate some, as of yet, undiscovered natural numbers between 0 and 1, existing only in that part of the universe ...
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