Published: February 22, 2017
Total Running Time: 00:36:56
In the spirit of amplifying the Black Lives Matter movement and to avoid any appearance of having appropriated that title, our series of talks formerly called Everything Matters: Tales from the Periodic Table will now be called, simply, Tales from the Periodic Table. Please excuse the former title on videos made in the past.
Come be in your elements with Exploratorium host and scientific raconteur Ron Hipschman. Follow tales of intrigue and invention, join in dynamic demonstrations, and uncover fascinating connections between individual elements and our collective human experience. In this episode: potassium. Discover this essential element’s starring role in cell biology, farming, food, and fireworks.
periodic table, table of elements, potassium, Ron Hipschman, science, lecture, demonstrations