Anonymous asked in Science & MathematicsChemistry · 7 months ago

If you have the abilities to alter the number of neutrinos and protons. Can you make gold out of anything?

What is the best material to transmute into gold. Also why it's very hard to change the number of protons and neutrons but it's very easy to change the number of electrons

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  • John
    Lv 7
    7 months ago

    I don't know your age, and below is written for young people, whether age or education. Otherwise you get into Feynman, who is less easy to grasp:

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  • Nancy
    Lv 6
    7 months ago

    The so-called science of converting, or trying to, what isn't gold into gold is called "alchemy." Alchemists historically have tried to convert lead into gold, so much so that some people have a more narrow definition of alchemy as being the science or study of turning lead into gold.

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