Chemistry in its Element: The Elements

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  • Periodic table of the elements – 41 – Niobium
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    Niobium

    11 March 2009

    How Greek mythology informed an element, as presented by Jon Steed

  • Periodic table of the elements – 7 – Nitrogen
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    Nitrogen

    4 March 2009

    Peter Wothers enlightens us on the many attributes of nitrogen (including blowing things up)

  • Periodic table of the elements – 102 – Nobelium
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    Nobelium

    25 February 2009

    The element with more names than most

  • Periodic table of the elements – 76 – Osmium
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    Osmium

    18 February 2009

    The element that's also a smellement, as told by Quentin Cooper

  • Periodic table of the elements – 8 – Oxygen
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    Oxygen

    11 February 2009

    Mark Peplow gives the oxygen of publicity to, well, oxygen.

  • Periodic table of the elements – 46 – Palladium
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    Palladium

    4 February 2009

    Simon Cotton explores the secret weapon to purifying hydrogen

  • Periodic table of the elements – 15 – Phosphorus
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    Phosphorus

    28 January 2009

    Nina Notman enlightens us on an element with many uses

  • Periodic table of the elements – 78 – Platinum
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    Platinum

    21 January 2009

    The story of 'unripe gold', with Katherine Hoxton

  • Periodic table of the elements – 94 – Plutonium
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    Plutonium

    14 January 2009

    The secret at the heart of the stars – Plutonium with Ian Farnan

  • Periodic table of the elements – 84 – Polonium
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    Polonium

    7 January 2009

    Is it a metal, a metalloid or a nonmetal? Johnny Ball deciphers polonium