32. Germanium: Harder, Better, Faster, Stronger

Silicon gets all the press, but germanium was the real trailblazer of the Information Age.

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30. Zinc: The Lecture Circuit

Learn about some of Italy’s most renowned chemists and how they inspired a most gruesome quest to conquer death.

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29. Copper: Wires Crossed

We get lost in the woods with a couple of little guys in today’s episode, and learn about a lesser-known American Civil War.

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