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The Periodic Table of Elements Scaled to Show The Elements’ Actual Abundance on Earth

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When you learned about The Periodic Table of Elements in high school, it probably didn't look like this. Above, we have a different way of visualizing the elements. 

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How Chemistry Is Rescuing Our Audio History from Melting

How Chemistry Is Rescuing Our Audio History from Melting | Beyond the Stacks | Scoop.it
Letting these tapes just disintegrate would be akin to idly watching millions of books fall into a pit of fire
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The 2016 Nobel Prize in Chemistry - Press Release

The 2016 Nobel Prize in Chemistry - Press Release | Beyond the Stacks | Scoop.it
They developed the world's smallest machines
A tiny lift, artificial muscles and miniscule motors. The Nobel Prize in Chemistry 2016 is awarded to Jean-Pierre Sauvage, Sir J. Fraser Stoddart and Bernard L. Feringa for their design and production of molecular machines. They have developed molecules with controllable movements, which can perform a task when energy is added.
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A Media Specialist's Guide to the Internet: 30 Places to Find Chemistry Teaching Resources

A Media Specialist's Guide to the Internet: 30 Places to Find Chemistry Teaching Resources | Beyond the Stacks | Scoop.it

30 Links to Chemistry resources (and you scoffed when I said my degree was in Library SCIENCE).

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