The most abundant element

Hydrogen is a chemical element with chemical symbol H and atomic number 1. With an atomic weight of 1.00794 u, hydrogen is the lightest element on the periodic table.

Important Facts

Hydrogen is the 1st element on the periodic table and has an Atomic Mass of 1.00794. It has 1 Proton and 1 Neutron.


Fuel cells do not burn the fuel they use, but combine hydrogen with oxygen from the air to produce electricity. The vehicles emit only water vapor.

Fun Facts

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