From jet fighters to sporting events to Low Earth Orbit, scandium seems to find itself at the center of conflict.
Stories of turning flesh to stone — and vice versa — are common in mythology. With calcium, we see how those same transitions can happen in the real world.
Today’s element gets called “lazy,” but that’s actually a terrible misnomer.
The history of phosphorus is largely a tale of people getting their hands dirty. Very, very dirty.