Saturday, November 5, 2011

AND IODINE AND THORIUM AND THULIUM AND THALLIUM:  The General Assembly of the International Union of Pure and Applied Physics has welcomed elements 110, 111, and 112 to the periodic table: darmstadtium (Ds), roentgenium (Rg) and copernicium (Cn).


  1. isaac_spaceman2:39 PM

    Iron is a metal -- you see it every day.  Oxygen eventually will make it rust away.  Carbon in its ordinary form is coal.  Crush it together and diamonds are born. 

  2. spacewoman4:15 PM

    Neon's a gas that lights up the sign for a pizza place.  The coins that you pay with are copper, nickel, and zinc.  Silicon and oxygen make concrete, bricks and glass.  Now add some gold and silver for some pizza place class.

  3. The Pathetic Earthling6:51 PM

    I remain annoyed that Seaborgium is Seaborgium and not Alvarezium.

  4. lauri9:22 PM

    i think my kids listened to this song four million times today and now it's stuck in my head!

  5. Marsha11:42 PM

    Oh frabjous day! Calloo! Callay!

  6. lisased1:54 AM

    Still waiting for iocane.