Its symbol:

The symbol for hydrogen on the periodic table is H.

Its atomic number:

Hydrogen’s atomic number is 1, it is the first element on the periodic table.

Its atomic weight:

The atomic weight of hydrogen is 1.00794, and is the light element.

What color it is?

Hydrogen is a colorless gas found abundantly in the universe.

What is its atomic configuration?

Hydrogen has one proton in the nucleus and one electron in the first orbital. It has no neutrons.

When it was discovered?

Hydrogen was discovered in 1671. In 1766, Henry Cavendish was the first to recognize hydrogen gas as a pure substance, and in 1783, Antoine Lavoisier gave hydrogen its name.

Who discovered it?

It was discover by Robert Boyle when he noticed a reaction with iron filings and a weak acid, which produced hydrogen gas.

How did it get its name?

Antoine Lavoisier gave the element the name hydrogen (from the Greek ὕδρω hydro meaning water and γενῆς genes meaning creator) when he and Laplace reproduced Cavendish’s finding that water is produced when hydrogen is burned.

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