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Beat the periodic table!



Glasgow Science Centre, G51 1EA


Have you got what it takes to figure out which chemical elements make up the everyday objects around you?

Glowing chemicals in scientific apparatus. Image credit: iStock

In 2019 the world is celebrating 150 years of the periodic table of elements. Find out more about chemical elements and how we use them in everyday life with Dr Alistair Boyer and his team. They have disassembled, dissected and dissolved several everyday objects. Now it’s your turn to match their parts to the elements of the periodic table. Some might seem obvious but some might surprise you! 

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