Elements – Page 4

  • Periodic table of the elements – 12 – Magnesium
    Podcast

    Magnesium

    2009-05-20T00:00:00Z

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

  • Periodic table of the elements – 25 – Manganese
    Podcast

    Manganese

    2009-05-13T00:00:00Z

    The element that makes photosynthesis happen, with Ron Caspi

  • Periodic table of the elements – 109 – Meitnerium
    Podcast

    Meitnerium

    2009-05-06T00:00:00Z

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

  • Periodic table of the elements – 101 – Mendelevium
    Podcast

    Mendelevium

    2009-04-29T00:00:00Z

    A different kind of element, as explained by Hayley Birch

  • Periodic table of the elements – 80 – Mercury
    Podcast

    Mercury

    2009-04-22T00:00:00Z

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

  • Periodic table of the elements – 42 – Molybdenum
    Podcast

    Molybdenum

    2009-04-15T00:00:00Z

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

  • Periodic table of the elements – 60 – Neodymium
    Podcast

    Neodymium

    2009-04-08T00:00:00Z

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

  • Periodic table of the elements – 10 – Neon
    Podcast

    Neon

    2009-04-01T00:00:00Z

    The key to why things glow, with Victoria Gill

  • Periodic table of the elements – 93 – Neptunium
    Podcast

    Neptunium

    2009-03-25T00:00:00Z

    Brian Clegg examines an element that keeps on being renamed

  • Periodic table of the elements – 28 – Nickel
    Podcast

    Nickel

    2009-03-18T00:00:00Z

    How Kupfernickel inspired Nickel, with Andrea Sella

  • Periodic table of the elements – 41 – Niobium
    Podcast

    Niobium

    2009-03-11T00:00:00Z

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

  • Periodic table of the elements – 7 – Nitrogen
    Podcast

    Nitrogen

    2009-03-04T00:00:00Z

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

  • Periodic table of the elements – 102 – Nobelium
    Podcast

    Nobelium

    2009-02-25T00:00:00Z

    The element with more names than most

  • Periodic table of the elements – 76 – Osmium
    Podcast

    Osmium

    2009-02-18T00:00:00Z

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

  • Periodic table of the elements – 8 – Oxygen
    Podcast

    Oxygen

    2009-02-11T00:00:00Z

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

  • Periodic table of the elements – 46 – Palladium
    Podcast

    Palladium

    2009-02-04T00:00:00Z

    Simon Cotton explores the secret weapon to purifying hydrogen

  • Periodic table of the elements – 15 – Phosphorus
    Podcast

    Phosphorus

    2009-01-28T00:00:00Z

    Nina Notman enlightens us on an element with many uses

  • Periodic table of the elements – 78 – Platinum
    Podcast

    Platinum

    2009-01-21T00:00:00Z

    The story of 'unripe gold', with Katherine Hoxton

  • Periodic table of the elements – 94 – Plutonium
    Podcast

    Plutonium

    2009-01-14T00:00:00Z

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

  • Periodic table of the elements – 84 – Polonium
    Podcast

    Polonium

    2009-01-07T00:00:00Z

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