Chemistry in its Element: The Elements

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  • Periodic table of the elements – 12 – Magnesium
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    Magnesium

    20 May 2009

    It was once the destroyer of cities – now it's a saver of energy

  • Periodic table of the elements – 25 – Manganese
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    Manganese

    13 May 2009

    The element that makes photosynthesis happen, with Ron Caspi

  • Periodic table of the elements – 109 – Meitnerium
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    Meitnerium

    6 May 2009

    Nik Kaltsoyannis enlightens us on how an element was born out of difficult beginnings

  • Periodic table of the elements – 101 – Mendelevium
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    Mendelevium

    29 April 2009

    A different kind of element, as explained by Hayley Birch

  • Periodic table of the elements – 80 – Mercury
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    Mercury

    22 April 2009

    Fred Campbell discusses liquid silver and the element the Roman's loved

  • Periodic table of the elements – 42 – Molybdenum
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    Molybdenum

    15 April 2009

    A case of (elemental) mistaken identity, with Quentin Cooper

  • Periodic table of the elements – 60 – Neodymium
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    Neodymium

    8 April 2009

    One of a pair of elementary twins that now turns up in toys, lasers and powerful magnets

  • Periodic table of the elements – 10 – Neon
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    Neon

    1 April 2009

    The key to why things glow, with Victoria Gill

  • Periodic table of the elements – 93 – Neptunium
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    Neptunium

    25 March 2009

    Brian Clegg examines an element that keeps on being renamed

  • Periodic table of the elements – 28 – Nickel
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    Nickel

    18 March 2009

    How Kupfernickel inspired nickel, with Andrea Sella