America’s worst radioactive accident isn’t Three Mile Island, and the Nazi nuclear physicist wasn’t assassinated by the famous baseball player.
Decades of complex geopolitical chaos ultimately result in one afternoon’s rather embarrassing hospital visit.
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.
From jet fighters to sporting events to Low Earth Orbit, scandium seems to find itself at the center of conflict.