Today’s element gets called “lazy,” but that’s actually a terrible misnomer.
From prehistoric times right through today, our hand-held tools have been made of silicon.
Today, we look past boron’s hard exterior to get acquainted with its softer side. Its confusing, gooey, softer side.
This week, we try to interact with helium, even though it really doesn’t want to. Plus, we explore the occult side of chemistry, as described by the theosophists.