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Spotlight On: Exploring the Elements

Tuesday, March 16th, 2021

Like our last spotlight feature, Fashion Victims, our latest favorite is one of those books that brings out the inner nerd in all of us. 

Written by Isabel Thomas and featuring art by Sara Gillingham, Exploring the Elements: A Complete Guide to the Periodic Table is straightforward enough for young scientists to understand, but it's also frankly fascinating even for older readers.  For example, did you know palladium was named after an asteroid called Pallas?  How about the fact that krypton is used in high speed photography?

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