Clouds of Ammonium Chloride – Periodic Table of Videos 0 (0)

From Periodic Videos. Today we do some demonstrations with Ammonium Chloride. More links and info in full description ↓↓↓ Videos on all 118 elements: http://bit.ly/118elements Support us on Patreon: https://www.patreon.com/periodicvideos More chemistry at http://www.periodicvideos.com/ Follow us on Facebook at http://www.facebook.com/periodicvideos And on Twitter at http://twitter.com/periodicvideos From the School of Chemistry at The University of Nottingham:…

Why Molybdenum is named after Lead – Periodic Table of Videos 0 (0)

From Periodic Videos. Professor Polikaoff dusts off his ancient Greek (and some old wiring) to discuss the naming of Molybdenum. More links and info in full description ↓↓↓ Support us on Patreon: https://www.patreon.com/periodicvideos Our table of patrons: http://periodicvideos.com/patreon_table/table.jpg Our videos on Molybdenum wire… Exploding wires: https://youtu.be/kexteGM2V2s Amazing Molybdenum: https://youtu.be/0cUYNaJvSbY Videos on all 118 elements: http://bit.ly/118elements…

Einsteinium (new) – Periodic Table of Videos 0 (0)

From Periodic Videos. A new video about the element Einsteinium. Videos on all 118 elements: http://bit.ly/118elements More links and info in full description ↓↓↓ More reading: The New Elements Einsteinium and Fermium, Atomic Numbers 99 and 100: https://escholarship.org/uc/item/70q401ct Symposium commemorating the 25th anniversary of elements 99 and 100: https://www.osti.gov/biblio/6248544 Structural and spectroscopic characterization of an…

Making Hydrogen (and a big mess) – Periodic Table of Videos 0 (0)

From Periodic Videos. Senior technician Neil Barnes re-enacts a favourite experiment from his childhood, reacting aluminium and sodium hydroxide to produce hydrogen. More links and info in full description ↓↓↓ Featuring Neil Barnes and Sir Martyn Poliakoff. Videos on all 118 elements: http://bit.ly/118elements Support us on Patreon: https://www.patreon.com/periodicvideos More chemistry at http://www.periodicvideos.com/ Follow us on…

The Prof watches Breaking Bad (at last) 0 (0)

From Periodic Videos. Sir Martyn Polikaoff discussing the pilot episode of Breaking Bad. The acclaimed TV show was produced by High Bridge Entertainment, Gran Via Productions, and Sony Pictures Television – http://www.sonypictures.com/tv/breakingbad Videos on all 118 elements: http://bit.ly/118elements Support us on Patreon: https://www.patreon.com/periodicvideos More chemistry at http://www.periodicvideos.com/ Follow us on Facebook at http://www.facebook.com/periodicvideos And on…

Lutetium (new) – Periodic Table of Videos 0 (0)

From Periodic Videos. New video on the element Lutetium… Check out http://KiwiCo.com/PeriodicVideos for 50% off your first month of any subscription. More links and info in full description ↓↓↓ Videos on all 118 elements: http://bit.ly/118elements Some featured papers… Urbain’s discovery paper: https://gallica.bnf.fr/ark:/12148/bpt6k3099v/f759.table Die Zerlegung des Ytterbiums in seine Elemente: https://api.semanticscholar.org/CorpusID:197766399 Crystal Growth and Properties of…

Dissolving Coins in Nitric Acid – Periodic Table of Videos 0 (0)

From Periodic Videos. We put Nitric Acid through its paces, including dissolving coins. More links and info in full description ↓↓↓ Featuring Sir Martyn Poliakoff and Neil Barnes. See some previous acid videos: https://bit.ly/AcidVideos Videos on all 118 elements: http://bit.ly/118elements Support us on Patreon: https://www.patreon.com/periodicvideos More chemistry at http://www.periodicvideos.com/ Follow us on Facebook at http://www.facebook.com/periodicvideos…

Phosphine and Life on Venus – Periodic Table of Videos 0 (0)

From Periodic Videos. Following reports of Phosphine in the Venusian atmosphere, and associated speculation about life… More links and info in full description ↓↓↓ Phosphine in the clouds of Venus: https://www.nature.com/articles/s41550-020-1174-4 See our white phosphorus video: https://youtu.be/U6_-EUcswSc Apologies for the P2H4 typo, which should read PH2H4 Support us on Patreon: https://www.patreon.com/periodicvideos More chemistry at http://www.periodicvideos.com/…

Activation Energy (and exploding bags of Chlorine) – Periodic Table of Videos 0 (0)

From Periodic Videos. The Professor discusses activation energy – and we flash some light onto bags of Chlorine and Hydrogen. More links and info in full description ↓↓↓ More element videos: http://bit.ly/118elements Support us on Patreon: https://www.patreon.com/periodicvideos More chemistry at http://www.periodicvideos.com/ Follow us on Facebook at http://www.facebook.com/periodicvideos And on Twitter at http://twitter.com/periodicvideos From the School…

The Anti-Frizz Comb (and other curiosities) 0 (0)

From Periodic Videos. Professor Martyn Poliakoff shows us a few strange family objects from his Nottingham home. More links and info in full description ↓↓↓ Check out Objectivity: http://bit.ly/Objectivity  Support us on Patreon: https://www.patreon.com/periodicvideos More chemistry at http://www.periodicvideos.com/ Follow us on Facebook at http://www.facebook.com/periodicvideos And on Twitter at http://twitter.com/periodicvideos From the School of Chemistry at…

The Curious Case of the Xenon Balloon – Periodic Table of Videos 0 (0)

From Periodic Videos. Professor Poliakoff gets more (or less) than he bargained for with some Noble Gas balloons. More links and info in full description ↓↓↓ Helium video: https://youtu.be/M6xZZiaLOV4 Permeability of Rubber to Gases: https://books.google.co.uk/books/about/Permeability_of_Rubber_to_Gases.html?id=rwcjS2MBCp4C&redir_esc=y Support us on Patreon: https://www.patreon.com/periodicvideos More chemistry at http://www.periodicvideos.com/ Follow us on Facebook at http://www.facebook.com/periodicvideos And on Twitter at http://twitter.com/periodicvideos…

Black Nitrogen – Periodic Table of Videos 0 (0)

From Periodic Videos. Researchers discover a new form of Nitrogen. More links and info in full description ↓↓↓ Discussed by Professor Sir Martyn Poliakoff from the University of Nottingham. Our thanks to Dr Dominique Laniel and his team, which did the research. Check the paper: https://journals.aps.org/prl/abstract/10.1103/PhysRevLett.124.216001 Support us on Patreon: https://www.patreon.com/periodicvideos More chemistry at http://www.periodicvideos.com/…

The Plutonium Core of an Atom Bomb – Periodic Table of Videos 0 (0)

From Periodic Videos. Professor Martyn Poliakoff discusses atom bombs with a Plutonium core – including the crucial role of Gallium. Extra footage from this interview at: https://youtu.be/KyEn4On9S-8 More links and info in full description ↓↓↓ Previous video on Gallium: https://youtu.be/wNf1rBjCaPk Plutonium video: https://youtu.be/89UNPdNtOoE The Making of the Atomic Bomb is a good read: https://amzn.to/3hEu7ds The…

Is the Periodic Table Upside Down? 0 (0)

From Periodic Videos. Featuring Professor Martyn Poliakoff from The University of Nottingham. More links and info in full description ↓↓↓ The Nature Chemistry paper being discussed is here: https://rdcu.be/bvAnS Support us on Patreon (and have your name on our table): https://www.patreon.com/periodicvideos Some extra footage from this interview is available to Patrons – see here: https://www.patreon.com/posts/37882273…

Surprise Signature – Periodic Table of Videos 0 (0)

From Periodic Videos. The Professor is surprised to find TWO Ernest Rutherford signatures in a book on his shelves. Check Objectivity at: http://bit.ly/Objectivity More links and info in full description ↓↓↓ Patrons can download hi-res images of the signature and periodic table here (thanks for your support, everyone): https://www.patreon.com/posts/37472419 Ernest Rutherford’s potato masher: https://youtu.be/CGgeBifpvBw Rutherfordium:…

Nuclear Landmines and Chickens – Periodic Table of Videos 0 (0)

From Periodic Videos. The Professor with a tale to tell – and lessons learned about chickens and Project Blue Peacock. More links and info in full description ↓↓↓ Gallium Video: https://youtu.be/N6ccRvKKwZQ Videos on all the elements: http://bit.ly/118elements The Professor speaks in France and Russia: https://youtu.be/sK7i1c0QGsU Featuring Professor Martyn Poliakoff. Chicken animation by Pete McPartlan. With…

Accidents and Regrets (and chocolate biscuits) 0 (0)

From Periodic Videos. The third of our 2020 Q&A series. See the trilogy at: https://bit.ly/ProfQandA More links and info in full description ↓↓↓ Chemistry computer game: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=cylNiU0mmHg The Prof is knighted: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ilt0xvYnNXU Support us on Patreon: https://www.patreon.com/periodicvideos More chemistry at http://www.periodicvideos.com/ Follow us on Facebook at http://www.facebook.com/periodicvideos And on Twitter at http://twitter.com/periodicvideos From the School…

The Professor’s Car and Watch (Q&A with The Prof) 0 (0)

From Periodic Videos. More viewer questions answered by The Prof… See more here: https://bit.ly/ProfQandA More links and info in full description ↓↓↓ Some clips you saw in this video were (in order of appearance)… Ammonia Fountain: https://youtu.be/NO7V6TMQuBs Hot Charcoal in LOX: https://youtu.be/y7uCBWkrAXo Touch Powder: https://youtu.be/JME_He6PH4M Hydrogen Explosions: https://youtu.be/z7-8gxAXXbU Burning Ping Pong Balls: https://youtu.be/yTN-5nfvTJ0 Accidental Reaction:…

Indium (extra bit) – Periodic Table of Videos 0 (0)

From Periodic Videos. A little bit extra from our main video at: https://youtu.be/TviX7V-ay5I Special thanks to the Great Courses Plus: http://ow.ly/h2E130qpmJD More links and info in full description ↓↓↓ Support us on Patreon: https://www.patreon.com/periodicvideos More chemistry at http://www.periodicvideos.com/ Follow us on Facebook at http://www.facebook.com/periodicvideos And on Twitter at http://twitter.com/periodicvideos From the School of Chemistry at…