2602, 2019

IYPT 2019 Elements 007: Nitrogen, the element that feeds the world

February 26th, 2019|

We’re up to element 7 in our International Year of the Periodic Table series: Nitrogen. This element was feeding the world long before Band Aid made it cool, and also makes up the bulk of the air that surrounds us.

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2202, 2019

IYPT 2019 Elements 006: Carbon: diamonds, pencils and life

February 22nd, 2019|

Here’s element number six, carbon, in the series of element graphics I’m producing with the Royal Society of Chemistry for the International Year of the Periodic Table.

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1902, 2019

IYPT 2019 Elements 005: Boron, flares and (glass)wares

February 19th, 2019|

Here’s element number five in the series of element graphics I’m producing with the Royal Society of Chemistry for the International Year of the Periodic Table.

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1602, 2019

IYPT 2019 Elements 004: Beryllium, emeralds, and NASA telescopes

February 16th, 2019|

Element number four in our series of International Year of the Periodic Table graphics, made in partnership with the Royal Society of Chemistry, is beryllium.

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1102, 2019

IYPT 2019 Elements 003: Lithium, the element powering your internet addiction

February 11th, 2019|

Element number three in our series of International Year of the Periodic Table graphics, made in partnership with the Royal Society of Chemistry, is lithium.

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702, 2019
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IYPT 2019 Elements 002: There’s more to helium than balloons…

February 7th, 2019|

As today is National Periodic Table Day, it seems like a good time for another addition to the IYPT Elements collection, produced with the Royal Society of Chemistry. Today’s element is helium, which most of us know for its usage in balloons – but it has plenty of other interesting uses too, as this graphic shows!

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