The history of phosphorus is largely a tale of people getting their hands dirty. Very, very dirty.
From prehistoric times right through today, our hand-held tools have been made of silicon.
Listen to some of the pointless arguments caused by element 13, and take a look at the argument-filled history of one sharp aluminum point. Continue reading “13. Aluminium: War Of The Words”
Magnesium makes for quite a fireworks display, whether inside your body or out.