Elements

  • Periodic table of the elements – 87 – Francium
    Podcast

    Francium

    7 October 2009

    Peter Wothers introduces a naturally-formed element of which less than a kilogram exists in the entire Earth's crust

  • Periodic table of the elements – 64 – Gadolinium
    Podcast

    Gadolinium

    30 September 2009

    Simon Cotton introduces an element that may prove useful in the fridges of the future

  • Periodic table of the elements – 31 – Gallium
    Podcast

    Gallium

    23 September 2009

    An element used in solar powered cars and in space probes

  • Periodic table of the elements – 32 – Germanium
    Podcast

    Germanium

    16 September 2009

    Brian Clegg with the story of an element named after the country it first came from

  • Periodic table of the elements – 79 – Gold
    Podcast

    Gold

    9 September 2009

    Join Johnny Ball as we're going for Gold

  • Periodic table of the elements – 72 – Hafnium
    Podcast

    Hafnium

    2 September 2009

    Eric Scerri on super alloys, nuclear reactors and space rockets

  • Periodic table of the elements – 108 – Hassium
    Podcast

    Hassium

    26 August 2009

    Anna Lewcock talks the 1980s, big hair and synthesising element 108

  • Periodic table of the elements – 2 – Helium
    Podcast

    Helium

    19 August 2009

    At the top of the table with Peter Wothers

  • Periodic table of the elements – 67 – Holmium
    Podcast

    Holmium

    12 August 2009

    Hayley Birch's mythical monopoles

  • Periodic table of the elements – 1 – Hydrogen
    Podcast

    Hydrogen

    5 August 2009

    Brian Clegg meets the King of the Elements