By: Brandon Spencer II
Neon is a non-metal, reddish orange,
Boiling Point: -246.08°C Melting Point: -258.59 °C
Atomic Number: 10
Atomic Symbol: Ne
Atomic Mass: 20.18 amu
Group:18 Period: 2
Neon was discovered by William Ramsay and Morris Travers in 1898.
Neon is used in advertising signs like the one below.
Neon is used as a high voltage indicator. This means it is used to test the voltage level to make sure its safe.
"Periodic Table of Elements: Los Alamos National Laboratory." Periodic Table of Elements: Los Alamos National Laboratory. 1 Jan. 2014. Web. 8 Dec. 2014. <http://periodic.lanl.gov/10.shtml>.