Friday, April 22, 2005

Fun with Chemistry

A modern periodic table has been produced by the reDiscovery Institute with variations for Cobb County, Georgia and Kansas. The table for Cobb County is a pdf file and it took a while to load with my DSL connection, so be patient. The wait is worthwhile.

You might also want to read about the controversy regarding the periodic table. Just as evolution is being challenged by proponents of intelligent design, Chemical Periodicity is under fire:

Chemical Design, a new theory that holds that an unspecified superior intellect is the only reasonable mechanism to account for the complexity of chemistry, is increasingly appearing in science forums and journals as an alternative to Chemical Periodicity.

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