We all know that radioactive rocks glow in the dark, except they actually don’t, except for when they actually do.
For more than one reason, element 65 makes the short list of “most annoying elements.”
We hear all sorts of incredible stories on this podcast, but today we’ll meet the most unbelievable character of all: A friendly bureaucrat.
Collecting elements can be risky business. Tellurium is one of those elements that poses a dire threat — not to one’s health, but to the element collector’s reputation in polite society.