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The Periodic Table

Four new elements, as predicted

Four new elements, as predicted

IUPAC's confirmation of four new elements, 113, 115, 117 and 118, was announced a couple of days ago with very little fanfare, and in the process,...

Science On Tap #dingleelements

Science On Tap #dingleelements

Here's the Slide Deck form last night's #dingleelements Science on Tap Talk at National Mechanics here in Philadelphia.   . @adchempages...

The Spirit of the Question

My recent conversation with Eric Scerri that spawned this post, was initially provoked by his article from the previous week in Scientific American....

Those confounded names and symbols!

Zach Weiner takes on the elements and the stress of the chemistry test in this, Saturday Morning Breakfast Cereal Strip. Whilst reading Weiner's...