Turns out ancient sages and seers might’ve actually known a thing or two. Also, is there a good reason for sodium’s chemical symbol? Na.
Neon may no longer be “the new one,” but it might have a better claim to the name than any other element on the periodic table.
Just try to tally the body count behind the periodic table’s most reactive element, and learn why it’s good for your health.
Element 8 brings us two stories of a population that gets a little too swept up in the latest craze, happening to commit mass murder in the process.