Neon, turn down for Travers! Memories are always brighter with neon.
- Symbol: Ne
- Atomic number: 10
- Atomic mass: 20.18
- Cost: $2.00/g
Element name: Neon
Common uses: Most commonly used as a gas in Neon advertising signs.
Neon is also used in many other ways such as high voltage indicators and is combined with helium to make helium-neon lasers.
Liquid neon is used as a cryogenic refrigerant.
Facts that may interest a common buyer:
1. You could make a laser (if you are a villain) and scare some people probably
2. you could create a very cold refrigeration to keep produce fresh and cool for a very long time
The person(s) who discovered it:
Neon was discovered by Sir William Ramsay, a Scottish chemist, and Morris M. Travers an English chemist shortly after their discovery of the element krypton in 1898.