Did you know that sodium is an alkali metal like lithium and potassium? Is it also “evil,” i.e., explosive, like potassium in water? Yes.
Potassium is a metal like lithium, but no one builds batteries out of it because it’s evil: Well, the human body is mostly water
What does your smartphone have in common with cooking utensils, an electric garage door, fireworks, Sherlock Holmes, and splitting the atom? The element lithium.
We see a lot of headlines about the “miracle” properties of graphene and carbon nanotubes, but the stories underneath the headlines are either very vague
What do Elizabethan cannons, your smartphone, #2 pencils, nuclear reactors, diamonds, and carbon nanotubes all have in common? Graphite – that’s what. Without it,
Gold has spurred humanity’s economic development. We decorate ourselves with it. What is less well known is that gold facilitates much of our modern