Finding an old notice on a canal towpath inspired a consultation with colleagues and search for evidence in an old book to help us look into how th
Plant tissue culture is becoming an important technique for the mass propagation of plants.
Spreading the word on the inspiration of Mendeleev with decorated shirts and illustrated talks.
A wide-ranging discussion of elements that are used to treat, prevent or diagnose disease, injury or illness.
Molecular diversity is fascinating, allowing us to analyse the evolutionary past of the biological world while also providing valuable resources fo
H. John Newbury
How the periodic table came to be devised and why one version is now the preferred format.
We find that the way we sort our rubbish for recycling has strong links with the way the elements in them are bonded – a sort of periodic table for
A short piece arguing that hydrogen should head up group 4 (14) in the periodic table.
A teaching module to introduce students to a feature of the nature of science (analogies and models) through learning about a curriculum topic (ele
Keith S. Taber
Forces, motion, electricity, atomic physics and wave effects can be illustrated using outdoor student activities.
Analogies relating to electric circuits can aid understanding but the limitations of such analogies should always be considered.
Mark D. Walker
Contrary to current IUPAC recommendations, the chemical element X should be defined as the nucleus of the X atom.
Marten J. ten Hoor