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a: periodic table ~
b: family photograph

What:

"to me the periodic table is like a family photograph carefully arranged to show the relationships of all its members. It includes the traditional and the disfunctional members of an extended family; many get along well, others are disdainful and snobbish and yet others react violently to each other."


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Writer: Not Stated
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Date: Dec 17 2017 11:16 AM



a: periodic table ~
b: contour map

What:

"The periodic table is like the contour map in the back of history class, the list of all of chemistry's building blocks with the properties that make them unique. Each element has a label: one or two letters alongside their atomic number 1 through 118, representing the number of protons in the atom's positively ..."


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Writer: Ryan F. Mandelbaum
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Date: Dec 17 2017 11:17 AM



a: periodic table ~
b: cricket score sheet

What:

"The Periodic Table is like an old cricket score sheet, kept in the pavilion to remind members of the glory days. In modern times, chemistry is less of a science, than an engineering discipline; churning out lab technicians for industry, whilst the 'chosen' few get funded to do a PhD on a further addition to some ..."


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Writer: Not Stated
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Date: Dec 17 2017 11:20 AM



a: periodic table ~
b: group portrait of the chemical elements

What:


Useful?
Writer: Not Stated
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Where: Reference Link Has Evaporated
Date: Dec 17 2017 11:21 AM


A More Sensual Period Table

a: The periodic table ~
b: a hot wet kiss from nature

What: The musings of a chemist about the order of atoms in the period table.......

Useful?
Writer: Demo Veritas ?
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Where: Reference Link Has Evaporated
Date: Apr 14 2011 1:27 AM



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