Barium discovered

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Historical Context Note

Otto Hahn (1879-1968), Fritz Strassman (1902-1980) and Lise Meitner bombard (1878-1968) uranium salts with thermal neutrons and discover barium among the reaction products

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Editors. "Barium discovered". The Literary Encyclopedia. First published 01 May 2009
[http://www.litencyc.com/php/stopics.php?rec=true&UID=6560, accessed 21 October 2014.]