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The history class visits the chemistry lab to explore wild tales of scientific adventure that stretch back to the beginning of time itself.

The Episodic Table of Elements T. R. Appleton

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    • 4.8 • 170 Ratings

The history class visits the chemistry lab to explore wild tales of scientific adventure that stretch back to the beginning of time itself.

    Preview The Episodic Table of Elements

    Preview The Episodic Table of Elements

    Wondering what sorts of things you might here on The Episodic Table of Elements? I've produced this brief teaser so you can get an idea of what kinds of stories you'll hear.

    • 1 min
    Thorium: Bright Lights, Big City

    Thorium: Bright Lights, Big City

    Sure, thorium could provide practically limitless clean energy, but then we couldn't build weapons of mass destruction.

    • 18 min
    Actinium: The Windup... And The Pitchblende

    Actinium: The Windup... And The Pitchblende

    We all know that radioactive rocks glow in the dark, except they actually don't, except for when they actually do.

    • 15 min
    Radium: Several Sordid Affairs

    Radium: Several Sordid Affairs

    Out of all the characters who encounter radium in this episode, the only one to emerge unscathed is the guy who comes face-to-face with Satan.

    • 33 min
    Francium: Nothing To Do With Cats

    Francium: Nothing To Do With Cats

    You don't have to have a degree to do science, but it helps.

    • 15 min
    Radon: It's Coming From Inside The House

    Radon: It's Coming From Inside The House

    You know something's amiss when you set off the radiation alarms while walking in to the nuclear power plant.

    • 21 min

Customer Reviews

4.8 out of 5
170 Ratings

170 Ratings

gamingboy1956 ,

Amazing podcast!

T. R. Appleton is clearly a gifted podcaster and makes detailed episodes about each element. Please keep this going till the last element. This gives me such more info than Wikipedia and it’s fun listening to. Please keep this going!!!

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Starchief58 ,

Great Podcast

This is without a doubt my favorite podcast! I have looked for a book about the discovery/history of the elements for years and came across this podcast. It’s been super informative! Thanks!!!😀

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