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For all the basics about flerovium, check out the Visual Elements Periodic Table.
For amazing photos and facts about flerovium, check out The Elements by Theodore Gray.
Chemical studies performed in 2007–2008 indicate that flerovium is unexpectedly volatile for a group 14 element. In preliminary results, it even seemed to exhibit properties similar to that of a noble gas.