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H - Because of its light weight & high reaction energy, liquid hydrogen has been a frequent choice of fuel for NASA Space Exploration, Nasa, Chemistry, Periodic Table, Choices, Board, Periodic Table Chart, Periotic Table, Planks

Hydrogen

H - Because of its light weight & high reaction energy, liquid hydrogen has been a frequent choice of fuel for NASA #IYPT2019

He - Helium is used in the breathing apparatus of deep-sea divers to prevent nitrogen narcosis Deep Sea, Chemistry, Smurfs, Periodic Table, Board, Fictional Characters, Periodic Table Chart, Periotic Table, Fantasy Characters

Helium

He - Helium is used in the breathing apparatus of deep-sea (>122m) divers to prevent nitrogen narcosis #IYPT2019

Li - originally contained lithium citrate & promoted the positive health effects of Li in its soda. Li was one of the first effective treatments for bipolar depression & schizophrenia Treatment For Bipolar, Schizophrenia, Bipolar Disorder, Chemistry, Soda, Depression, Periodic Table, Positivity, Facts

Lithium

Li - 7Up originally contained lithium citrate & promoted the positive health effects of Li in its soda. Li was one of the first effective treatments for bipolar depression & schizophrenia #IYPT2019

Be - Beryllium tastes sweet but is toxic & carcinogenic—so just take our word for it! (It also slows down particles emitted in nuclear fission & was used by Enrico Fermi to produce the first nuclear chain reaction) Enrico Fermi, Chain Reaction, Slow Down, Chemistry, Periodic Table, Board, Sweet, Candy, Periodic Table Chart

Beryllium

Be - Beryllium tastes sweet but is toxic & carcinogenic—so just take our word for it! (It also slows down particles emitted in nuclear fission & was used by Enrico Fermi to produce the first nuclear chain reaction) #IYPT2019

B - Silly Putty contains about boric acid, which improves its elasticity Boric Acid, Silly Putty, Chemistry, Periodic Table, Comics, Board, Periodic Table Chart, Periotic Table, Cartoons

Boron

B - Silly Putty contains about 4% boric acid, which improves its elasticity #IYPT2019

C - In Antoine Lavoisier determined that carbon was its own element by using a system of lenses to burn a diamond & examine the residue Chemistry, Lenses, Periodic Table, Facts, Diamond, Awesome, Board, Periodic Table Chart, Periotic Table

Carbon

C - In 1772, Antoine Lavoisier determined that carbon was its own element by using a system of lenses to burn a diamond & examine the residue #IYPT2019

N - Sodium azide is used to rapidly inflate your car's airbag Being Used, Chemistry, Periodic Table, Family Guy, Guys, Board, Fictional Characters, Periodic Table Chart, Periotic Table

Nitrogen

N - Sodium azide (Na3N) is used to rapidly inflate your car's airbag #IYPT2019

O - The average adult breathes in about 550 L of oxygen per day Human Body, Chemistry, Periodic Table, Day, Board, Periodic Table Chart, Periotic Table, Planks

Oxygen

O - The average adult breathes in about 550 L of oxygen per day #IYPT2019

F - Fluoride compounds are used to strengthen teeth, ease cooking (Teflon), keep feet dry (Gore-Tex) & purify uranium for nuclear reactors Atomic Number, Nuclear Reactor, Gore Tex, Chemistry, Fun Facts, Periodic Table, Cooking, Board

Fluorine

F - Fluoride compounds are used to strengthen teeth, ease cooking (Teflon), keep feet dry (Gore-Tex) & purify uranium for nuclear reactors #IYPT2019

Ne - Liquid neon is used as a cryogenic refrigerant to freeze corpses for preservation or potential revival in the future Noble Gas, Freeze, Being Used, Chemistry, Periodic Table, Facts, Neon, Future, Learning

Neon

Ne - Liquid neon is used as a cryogenic refrigerant to freeze corpses for preservation or potential revival in the future #IYPT2019

Na - Sodium carbonate was called "sodanum" in medieval Europe & used as a headache remedy, but in ancient Egypt, it was called "natron" & used for washing. These led to the element's name & symbol Name Symbols, Atomic Number, Headache Remedies, Ancient Egypt, Chemistry, Medieval, Periodic Table, Europe, Led

Sodium

Na - Sodium carbonate was called "sodanum" in medieval Europe & used as a headache remedy, but in ancient Egypt, it was called "natron" & used for washing. These led to the element's name & symbol #IYPT2019

Mg - Magnesium salts have medicinal uses; the hydroxide is used in antacids (milk of magnesia), the sulfate is in Epsom salts & the citrate is a laxative Salts, Chemistry, Periodic Table, Disney Characters, Fictional Characters, Milk, Symbols, Board

Magnesium

Mg - Magnesium salts have medicinal uses; the hydroxide is used in antacids (milk of magnesia), the sulfate is in Epsom salts & the citrate is a laxative #IYPT2019

Al - Extraction of aluminum from ore is very energy-intensive (it requires as much energy as steel production) but recycling Al requires only of that energy; yet the US throws away enough Al to make a fleet of commercial airplanes every year! Aluminum Can Recycling, Aluminum Cans, Recycle Cans, Recycling Bins, Steel Production, Industrial Waste, Quick Reads, End Of Life, Recycling Programs

Aluminum

Al - Extraction of aluminum from ore is very energy-intensive (it requires 2x as much energy as steel production) but recycling Al requires only 5% of that energy; yet the US throws away enough Al to make a fleet of commercial airplanes every year! #IYPT2019

Si - In addition to its ubiquitous use in electronics, silicon is at the heart of many precious gems, like amethyst, onyx & opal Amethyst, Opal, Chemistry, Snoopy, Facts, Periodic Table, Gems, Electronics, Heart

Silicon

Si - In addition to its ubiquitous use in electronics, silicon is at the heart of many precious gems, like amethyst, onyx & opal #IYPT2019

P - White phosphorus ignites spontaneously in air. The striking surface of a matchbox contains the more stable red phosphorus; striking a match converts a tiny amount of red phosphorus to white, igniting the match White Phosphorus, Tigger, Chemistry, Periodic Table, Surface, This Or That Questions, Board, Red, Periodic Table Chart

Phosphorus

P - White phosphorus (P4) ignites spontaneously in air. The striking surface of a matchbox contains the more stable red phosphorus; striking a match converts a tiny amount of red phosphorus to white, igniting the match #IYPT2019

S - Sulfur was the key ingredient in the first antibiotics, in which a sulfur atom formed the active center of the drug that disrupts the production of folic acid bacteria cells needed to reproduce Folic Acid, Key Ingredient, Chemistry, Drugs, Periodic Table, Snoopy, Kids Rugs, Board, Fictional Characters

Sulfur

S - Sulfur was the key ingredient in the first antibiotics, in which a sulfur atom formed the active center of the drug that disrupts the production of folic acid bacteria cells needed to reproduce #IYPT2019

Cl - While elemental chlorine is used to disinfect pools, the distinctive "pool smell" actually comes from the compounds produced when chlorine breaks down bacteria, urine, & sweat Peeing In The Pool, Science Videos, Cl, Chemistry, Pools, Periodic Table, This Or That Questions, Kids Rugs, Board

Chlorine

Cl - While elemental chlorine is used to disinfect pools, the distinctive "pool smell" actually comes from the compounds produced when chlorine breaks down bacteria, urine, & sweat #IYPT2019

Ar - At room temperature and pressure, argon is so inert that can be used for handling most air-sensitive materials; however, under the pressure & temperature of the Earth's core, it reacts readily to form a stable ArNi alloy Under Pressure, Stables, Chemistry, Periodic Table, Core, Periodic Table Chart, Horse Stables, Periotic Table, Run In Shed

Argon

Ar - At room temperature and pressure, argon is so inert that can be used for handling most air-sensitive materials; however, under the pressure & temperature of the Earth's core, it reacts readily to form a stable ArNi alloy #IYPT2019

K - About of naturally-occurring potassium is a radioactive isotope, which means a potassium-rich banana can set off the more sensitive airport scanners; fortunately, your body doesn't absorb enough potassium to make it harmful Go Bananas, Chemistry, Periodic Table, Infographic, Board, Fictional Characters, Periodic Table Chart, Infographics, Periotic Table

Potassium

K - About 7% of naturally-occurring potassium is a radioactive isotope, which means a potassium-rich banana can set off the more sensitive airport scanners; fortunately, your body doesn't absorb enough potassium to make it harmful #IYPT2019

Ca - The average human contains about 1 kg of calcium; mostly is in the bones, but Ca ions are also essential to blood clotting Atomic Number, Chemistry, Bones, Periodic Table, Blood, Periodic Table Chart, Periotic Table, Dice, Legs

Calcium

Ca - The average human contains about 1 kg of calcium; mostly is in the bones, but Ca ions are also essential to blood clotting #IYPT2019

Sc - Scandium's density is similar to aluminum's but its melting point is almost double that of Al, so it is used in a lot of alloys Melting Point, Chemistry, Periodic Table, Kids Rugs, Facts, History, Board, Fictional Characters, Periodic Table Chart

Scandium

Sc - Scandium's density is similar to aluminum's but its melting point is almost double that of Al, so it is used in a lot of alloys #IYPT2019

Ti - About of titanium produced each year is made into titanium dioxide. Because it is non-toxic and scatters light well, it is used as a brightner in everything from paint to food to sunscreen Mythological Names, House Painter, Light Well, Bone And Joint, Black Sand, Submarines, Shades Of White, Almost Always, Different Light

Titanium

Ti - About 95% of titanium produced each year is made into titanium dioxide. Because it is non-toxic and scatters light well, it is used as a brightner in everything from paint to food to sunscreen #IYPT2019

V - Vanadium turns human tongues green & has unpredictable effects on blood glucose levels Human Tongue, Blood Glucose Levels, Chemistry, Periodic Table, Board, Green, Periodic Table Chart, Periotic Table, Planks

Vanadium

V - Vanadium turns human tongues green & has unpredictable effects on blood glucose levels #IYPT2019

Cr - Chromium is responsible for the red color of rubies, the green color of emerald, and (until recently) the yellow color of school buses Green Colors, Red Color, School Buses, Chemistry, Periodic Table, Emerald, Yellow, Board, Fictional Characters

Chromium

Cr - Chromium is responsible for the red color of rubies, the green color of emerald, and (until recently) the yellow color of school buses #IYPT2019

Mn - Most manganese is used in steel; Mn increases steel strength & durability, while Mn steel is used for high-strength purposes, such as railroad tracks & prison bars Atomic Number, Chemical Bond, Water Molecule, K 1, Photosynthesis, Railroad Tracks, Chemistry

Manganese

Mn - Most manganese is used in steel; 1% Mn increases steel strength & durability, while 13% Mn steel is used for high-strength purposes, such as railroad tracks & prison bars #IYPT2019

H - Because of its light weight & high reaction energy, liquid hydrogen has been a frequent choice of fuel for NASA Space Exploration, Nasa, Chemistry, Periodic Table, Choices, Board, Periodic Table Chart, Periotic Table, Planks

Hydrogen

H - Because of its light weight & high reaction energy, liquid hydrogen has been a frequent choice of fuel for NASA #IYPT2019

He - Helium is used in the breathing apparatus of deep-sea divers to prevent nitrogen narcosis Deep Sea, Chemistry, Smurfs, Periodic Table, Board, Fictional Characters, Periodic Table Chart, Periotic Table, Fantasy Characters

Helium

He - Helium is used in the breathing apparatus of deep-sea (>122m) divers to prevent nitrogen narcosis #IYPT2019

Li - originally contained lithium citrate & promoted the positive health effects of Li in its soda. Li was one of the first effective treatments for bipolar depression & schizophrenia Treatment For Bipolar, Schizophrenia, Bipolar Disorder, Chemistry, Soda, Depression, Periodic Table, Positivity, Facts

Lithium

Li - 7Up originally contained lithium citrate & promoted the positive health effects of Li in its soda. Li was one of the first effective treatments for bipolar depression & schizophrenia #IYPT2019

Be - Beryllium tastes sweet but is toxic & carcinogenic—so just take our word for it! (It also slows down particles emitted in nuclear fission & was used by Enrico Fermi to produce the first nuclear chain reaction) Enrico Fermi, Chain Reaction, Slow Down, Chemistry, Periodic Table, Board, Sweet, Candy, Periodic Table Chart

Beryllium

Be - Beryllium tastes sweet but is toxic & carcinogenic—so just take our word for it! (It also slows down particles emitted in nuclear fission & was used by Enrico Fermi to produce the first nuclear chain reaction) #IYPT2019

B - Silly Putty contains about boric acid, which improves its elasticity Boric Acid, Silly Putty, Chemistry, Periodic Table, Comics, Board, Periodic Table Chart, Periotic Table, Cartoons

Boron

B - Silly Putty contains about 4% boric acid, which improves its elasticity #IYPT2019

C - In Antoine Lavoisier determined that carbon was its own element by using a system of lenses to burn a diamond & examine the residue Chemistry, Lenses, Periodic Table, Facts, Diamond, Awesome, Board, Periodic Table Chart, Periotic Table

Carbon

C - In 1772, Antoine Lavoisier determined that carbon was its own element by using a system of lenses to burn a diamond & examine the residue #IYPT2019

N - Sodium azide is used to rapidly inflate your car's airbag Being Used, Chemistry, Periodic Table, Family Guy, Guys, Board, Fictional Characters, Periodic Table Chart, Periotic Table

Nitrogen

N - Sodium azide (Na3N) is used to rapidly inflate your car's airbag #IYPT2019

O - The average adult breathes in about 550 L of oxygen per day Human Body, Chemistry, Periodic Table, Day, Board, Periodic Table Chart, Periotic Table, Planks

Oxygen

O - The average adult breathes in about 550 L of oxygen per day #IYPT2019

F - Fluoride compounds are used to strengthen teeth, ease cooking (Teflon), keep feet dry (Gore-Tex) & purify uranium for nuclear reactors Atomic Number, Nuclear Reactor, Gore Tex, Chemistry, Fun Facts, Periodic Table, Cooking, Board

Fluorine

F - Fluoride compounds are used to strengthen teeth, ease cooking (Teflon), keep feet dry (Gore-Tex) & purify uranium for nuclear reactors #IYPT2019

Ne - Liquid neon is used as a cryogenic refrigerant to freeze corpses for preservation or potential revival in the future Noble Gas, Freeze, Being Used, Chemistry, Periodic Table, Facts, Neon, Future, Learning

Neon

Ne - Liquid neon is used as a cryogenic refrigerant to freeze corpses for preservation or potential revival in the future #IYPT2019

Na - Sodium carbonate was called "sodanum" in medieval Europe & used as a headache remedy, but in ancient Egypt, it was called "natron" & used for washing. These led to the element's name & symbol Name Symbols, Atomic Number, Headache Remedies, Ancient Egypt, Chemistry, Medieval, Periodic Table, Europe, Led

Sodium

Na - Sodium carbonate was called "sodanum" in medieval Europe & used as a headache remedy, but in ancient Egypt, it was called "natron" & used for washing. These led to the element's name & symbol #IYPT2019

Mg - Magnesium salts have medicinal uses; the hydroxide is used in antacids (milk of magnesia), the sulfate is in Epsom salts & the citrate is a laxative Salts, Chemistry, Periodic Table, Disney Characters, Fictional Characters, Milk, Symbols, Board

Magnesium

Mg - Magnesium salts have medicinal uses; the hydroxide is used in antacids (milk of magnesia), the sulfate is in Epsom salts & the citrate is a laxative #IYPT2019

Al - Extraction of aluminum from ore is very energy-intensive (it requires as much energy as steel production) but recycling Al requires only of that energy; yet the US throws away enough Al to make a fleet of commercial airplanes every year! Aluminum Can Recycling, Aluminum Cans, Recycle Cans, Recycling Bins, Steel Production, Industrial Waste, Quick Reads, End Of Life, Recycling Programs

Aluminum

Al - Extraction of aluminum from ore is very energy-intensive (it requires 2x as much energy as steel production) but recycling Al requires only 5% of that energy; yet the US throws away enough Al to make a fleet of commercial airplanes every year! #IYPT2019

Si - In addition to its ubiquitous use in electronics, silicon is at the heart of many precious gems, like amethyst, onyx & opal Amethyst, Opal, Chemistry, Snoopy, Facts, Periodic Table, Gems, Electronics, Heart

Silicon

Si - In addition to its ubiquitous use in electronics, silicon is at the heart of many precious gems, like amethyst, onyx & opal #IYPT2019

P - White phosphorus ignites spontaneously in air. The striking surface of a matchbox contains the more stable red phosphorus; striking a match converts a tiny amount of red phosphorus to white, igniting the match White Phosphorus, Tigger, Chemistry, Periodic Table, Surface, This Or That Questions, Board, Red, Periodic Table Chart

Phosphorus

P - White phosphorus (P4) ignites spontaneously in air. The striking surface of a matchbox contains the more stable red phosphorus; striking a match converts a tiny amount of red phosphorus to white, igniting the match #IYPT2019

S - Sulfur was the key ingredient in the first antibiotics, in which a sulfur atom formed the active center of the drug that disrupts the production of folic acid bacteria cells needed to reproduce Folic Acid, Key Ingredient, Chemistry, Drugs, Periodic Table, Snoopy, Kids Rugs, Board, Fictional Characters

Sulfur

S - Sulfur was the key ingredient in the first antibiotics, in which a sulfur atom formed the active center of the drug that disrupts the production of folic acid bacteria cells needed to reproduce #IYPT2019