What Periodic Element is a Favorite Among Scientists?

An image of the current modern version of the periodic table of elements.

The elements that are naturally found in our world are an absolutely fascinating field of study. Just a few decades ago arrogant chemists and physicists claimed we had discovered all the elements that existed. At that time the periodic table consisted of only around 80 elements. Today that number has risen to … Read more

Pioneering Women Scientists

Pioneering Women Scientists

Most fields and industries – be it science, technology, business, or arts – are dominated by men. While THE contributions of men abound, the world of science wouldn’t be the same without the works of the pioneering women scientists. 1. Sally Ride As the first American woman to fly in space, Sally … Read more

Interesting Facts About Marie Curie

Interesting Facts About Marie Curie

Marie Skłodowska Curie was a Polish-French physicist and chemist known for breaking down barriers in the male-dominated field of science and technology. The pioneer of radioactivity, Curie is regarded as one of the greatest scientists of all time. Here are some more interesting facts about Marie Curie in this gallery. She was … Read more

Famous Chemists And Their Discoveries

Famous Chemists and their Discoveries

If not for these famous chemists we wouldn’t have been able to reap the benefits of their discoveries, from medicines to household products to clothing to food. Here are the famous chemists and their discoveries that changed the people’s lives. During the time Frederick Gowland Hopkins was working on a research on nutrients, animals … Read more