49. Indium: The Spectre Of Isaac

The story of indium is pretty straightforward, but its namesake is practically impossible to pin down.

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48. Cadmium: Don’t You Know That You’re Toxic?

Cadmium will let you choose among a range of orange-ish hues, but it’s some pretty awful news if you contract the “cadmium blues.”

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46. Palladium: The Old Razzle Dazzle

Those people who’ve been involved with palladium’s history seem to harbor a dubious predilection for stretching the truth.

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44. Ruthenium: The Glow Cloud

Element 44 is technically not named for Russia… but perhaps it should be.

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