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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