Hope your having a great summer holiday! Below is an interesting article on Pitch, the black substance left behind from the distillation of crude oil or combustion of wood. Only read it if you have the patience!
Tedium, tragedy and tar: The slowest drops in science
Another great article from the BBC, this time about Sulphur. This actually has a really good tie in to the A-level syllabus in regards to sulphurs numerous elemental forms.
Sulphur surplus: Up to our necks in a diabolical element
Just posting another link to an excellent BBC article, this time on Tungsten. I hope you enjoy reading them as much as I do!
Tungsten - The Perfect Metals for Bullets and Missiles
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