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Atomic Symbols Isotopes Isotopes are atoms that have the same number of protons and differ only in the number of neutrons. Three different forms of hydrogen are shown below. Most isotopes are stable but radioactive isotopes are unstable and break down into more stable
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Unformatted text preview: forms by emitting particles and energy ( radiation) . Radiation can be detected, so radioactive isotopes are useful as labels in scientific research and medical diagnostic procedures....
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