What is helium? Atoms, elements, and chemistry

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Diagram of a helium atom Helium is a very simple atom. Helium is a simple atom. The nucleus of a helium atom has two protons and two neutrons. Around the nucleus, there are two electrons. The only atom simpler than helium is hydrogen. More about hydrogen What are atoms made of? All our chemistry [...]