Re: Xenon compounds are much more variable than (say) Argon ones,wasRe: frozen xenonauts

From: Eugene Leitl (
Date: Mon Jul 09 2001 - 07:25:35 MDT

On Fri, 6 Jul 2001, Spike Jones wrote:

> Eugene Leitl wrote:
> > Uh. XeF6 is reactive as hell (it hydrolyzes to XeO3 in presence of water).
> XeF6 hydrolyzes to XeO3? Transmutation of elements?
> Dontcha hate it when you goof while pointing out someone
> elses goof? {8^D spike

Which part of "hydrolyzes" and "presence of water" you don't understand?

Folks, it's friggin' highschool chemistry. This is the extropians list,
you know.

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