Periodic Videos
Your ultimate channel for all things chemistry. A video about each element on the periodic table. And we upload new videos every week about science news, interesting molecules and other stuff from the world of chemistry.

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Cobalt (new) - Periodic Table of Videos
2 months ago En
A new video about Cobalt, including reactions involving Cobalt Chloride. More links and info in full description ↓↓↓ Featuring Professor Sir Martyn Poliakoff. And in the lab with Neil Barnes. Discuss this video on Brady's subreddit: https://redd.it/7w44d0 Support us on Patreon: https://www.patreon.com/periodicvideos More chemistry at http://www.periodicvideos.com/ Follow us on Facebook at http://www.facebook.com/periodicvideos And on Twitter at http://twitter.com/periodicvideos From the School of Chemistry at The University of Nottingham: http://bit.ly/NottChem With thanks to the Garfield Weston Foundation. Periodic Videos films are by video journalist Brady Haran: http://www.bradyharan.com/ Brady's Blog: http://www.bradyharanblog.com Music in this video by Alan Stewart... http://bit.ly/AlanAlbum Thanks also to Sam Tang and Sean Riley for additional shots. Join Brady's mailing list for updates and extra stuff --- http://eepurl.com/YdjL9
The Office of Georgy Flyorov - Periodic Table of Videos
3 months ago En
The office of Georgy Flyorov is preserved as it was the day he died. Our tour guide is none other than Yuri Oganessian, joined by The Professor. More links and info in full description ↓↓↓ More videos from our Russia Trip: http://bit.ly/Russia_Trip Flerovium: https://youtu.be/5L-NNFPiRog Filmed in Dubna at the Joint Institute for Nuclear Research. Support us on Patreon: https://www.patreon.com/periodicvideos More chemistry at http://www.periodicvideos.com/ Follow us on Facebook at http://www.facebook.com/periodicvideos And on Twitter at http://twitter.com/periodicvideos From the School of Chemistry at The University of Nottingham: http://bit.ly/NottChem With thanks to the Garfield Weston Foundation Periodic Videos films are by video journalist Brady Haran: http://www.bradyharan.com/ Brady's Blog: http://www.bradyharanblog.com Join Brady's mailing list for updates and extra stuff --- http://eepurl.com/YdjL9
Chromium (new) - Periodic Table of Videos
4 months ago En
New video on the element Chromium. More links and info in full description ↓↓↓ Support us on Patreon: https://www.patreon.com/periodicvideos Hello Internet: http://www.hellointernet.fm Unmade Podcast: https://www.unmade.fm Chromium Trioxide (alarm video): https://youtu.be/_HvYJQ5Bofk Losing Fingers: https://youtu.be/MjDgXQb4_DU More chemistry at http://www.periodicvideos.com/ Follow us on Facebook at http://www.facebook.com/periodicvideos And on Twitter at http://twitter.com/periodicvideos From the School of Chemistry at The University of Nottingham: http://bit.ly/NottChem With thanks to the Garfield Weston Foundation Periodic Videos films are by video journalist Brady Haran: http://www.bradyharan.com/ Brady's Blog: http://www.bradyharanblog.com Join Brady's mailing list for updates and extra stuff --- http://eepurl.com/YdjL9
Helium (some extra stuff) - Periodic Table of Videos
4 months ago En
More about Helium. The main video is at https://youtu.be/M6xZZiaLOV4 More links and info in full description ↓↓↓ Featuring Sir Martyn Poliakoff and Neil Barnes. Support us on Patreon: https://www.patreon.com/periodicvideos Discuss this video on Brady's subreddit: https://redd.it/7fvqkb More chemistry at http://www.periodicvideos.com/ Follow us on Facebook at http://www.facebook.com/periodicvideos And on Twitter at http://twitter.com/periodicvideos From the School of Chemistry at The University of Nottingham: http://bit.ly/NottChem With thanks to the Garfield Weston Foundation Periodic Videos films are by video journalist Brady Haran: http://www.bradyharan.com/ Brady's Blog: http://www.bradyharanblog.com Join Brady's mailing list for updates and extra stuff --- http://eepurl.com/YdjL9
Helium (new) - Periodic Table of Videos
5 months ago En
Here's a new video about Helium. More links and info in full description ↓↓↓ All 118 elements: http://bit.ly/118elements Support us on Patreon: https://www.patreon.com/periodicvideos Archive footage courtesy of AP Archive: https://www.youtube.com/c/aparchive More chemistry at http://www.periodicvideos.com/ Follow us on Facebook at http://www.facebook.com/periodicvideos And on Twitter at http://twitter.com/periodicvideos From the School of Chemistry at The University of Nottingham: http://bit.ly/NottChem With thanks to the Garfield Weston Foundation Periodic Videos films are by video journalist Brady Haran: http://www.bradyharan.com/ Brady's Blog: http://www.bradyharanblog.com Join Brady's mailing list for updates and extra stuff --- http://eepurl.com/YdjL9
Technetium - Periodic Table of Videos
7 months ago En
Technetium was the first artificial element. More links and info in full description below ↓↓↓ Support us on Patreon: https://www.patreon.com/periodicvideos Elements Playlist: http://bit.ly/118elements Discuss this video on Brady's subreddit: https://redd.it/6yf65g More chemistry at http://www.periodicvideos.com/ Follow us on Facebook at http://www.facebook.com/periodicvideos And on Twitter at http://twitter.com/periodicvideos From the School of Chemistry at The University of Nottingham: http://bit.ly/NottChem With thanks to the Garfield Weston Foundation Periodic Videos films are by video journalist Brady Haran: http://www.bradyharan.com/ Brady's Blog: http://www.bradyharanblog.com Join Brady's mailing list for updates and extra stuff --- http://eepurl.com/YdjL9
Blasting the middle from a coin - Periodic Table of Videos
8 months ago En
A phosphorus explosion blows the centre from a £1 coin. More links and info in full description ↓↓↓ The £5 bank note in acid: https://youtu.be/wMwThGTYT2o More slow motion experiments: http://bit.ly/chemslomo White Phosphorus: https://youtu.be/U6_-EUcswSc NOTE from The Prof: The equation in the video is just one possible reaction. Under conditions as extreme as this, several different oxides or phosphorus could be formed (most likely a mixture of them). This is also a very dangerous and sensitive reaction. We have deliberately not shown too much detail and encourage people NOT to try it themselves. Support us on Patreon: https://www.patreon.com/periodicvideos More chemistry at http://www.periodicvideos.com/ Follow us on Facebook at http://www.facebook.com/periodicvideos And on Twitter at http://twitter.com/periodicvideos From the School of Chemistry at The University of Nottingham: http://bit.ly/NottChem With thanks to the Garfield Weston Foundation Periodic Videos films are by video journalist Brady Haran: http://www.bradyharan.com/ Brady's Blog: http://www.bradyharanblog.com Join Brady's mailing list for updates and extra stuff --- http://eepurl.com/YdjL9
World's Saltiest Water - Periodic Table of Videos
9 months ago En
A recently created lake/pond in Ethiopia contains the world's most saline water body. More links and info in full description ↓↓↓ This video features Professor Sir Martyn Poliakoff. PAPER: Chemical Analysis of Gaet’ale, a Hypersaline Pond in Danakil Depression (Ethiopia): New Record for the Most Saline Water Body on Earth. Eduardo Pérez and Yonas Chebude https://link.springer.com/article/10.1007/s10498-017-9312-z Periodic Videos in Ethiopia: http://bit.ly/Ethiopia_PV Bibledex at the Dead Sea (clips in this video): https://youtu.be/G1dzJZJ2ggk Support us on Patreon: https://www.patreon.com/periodicvideos More chemistry at http://www.periodicvideos.com/ Follow us on Facebook at http://www.facebook.com/periodicvideos And on Twitter at http://twitter.com/periodicvideos From the School of Chemistry at The University of Nottingham: http://bit.ly/NottChem With thanks to the Garfield Weston Foundation Periodic Videos films are by video journalist Brady Haran: http://www.bradyharan.com/ Brady's Blog: http://www.bradyharanblog.com Join Brady's mailing list for updates and extra stuff --- http://eepurl.com/YdjL9
Actinium - Periodic Table of Videos
9 months ago En
A new and improved Actinium video. More links and info in full description ↓↓↓ Support us on Patreon: https://www.patreon.com/periodicvideos More element videos: http://bit.ly/118elements With thanks to the Oak Ridge National Laboratory for the Actinium pictures. And thanks to Charles DeSorcy. REAL PLUTONIUM: https://youtu.be/89UNPdNtOoE This video features Professor Sir Martyn Poliakoff. More chemistry at http://www.periodicvideos.com/ Follow us on Facebook at http://www.facebook.com/periodicvideos And on Twitter at http://twitter.com/periodicvideos From the School of Chemistry at The University of Nottingham: http://bit.ly/NottChem Periodic Videos films are by video journalist Brady Haran: http://www.bradyharan.com/ Brady's Blog: http://www.bradyharanblog.com Join Brady's mailing list for updates and extra stuff --- http://eepurl.com/YdjL9 CORRECTION: Actinium-225 has a half life of 10 days.
Astatine - Periodic Table of Videos
10 months ago En
Here's a new video about Astatine - but don't expect to see a sample of it! More links and info in full description ↓↓↓ Support us on Patreon: https://www.patreon.com/periodicvideos More element videos: http://bit.ly/118elements Featuring Professor Sir Martyn Poliakoff. With thanks to Charles DeSorcy. When Destin visited from Alabama... https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=DgOnlivl5Uo https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=qOTgeeTB_kA https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=7NXfyCezUFk https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=c3fJRRCAIdk https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=KWJpKNQfXWo Some of the old papers we reference in this video (most are behind a paywall): https://journals.aps.org/pr/abstract/10.1103/PhysRev.58.672 http://www.nature.com/nature/journal/v159/n4027/pdf/159024b0.pdf http://pubs.acs.org/doi/pdf/10.1021/ja01341a026 This video on Brady's subreddit: https://redd.it/6em0ry More chemistry at http://www.periodicvideos.com/ Follow us on Facebook at http://www.facebook.com/periodicvideos And on Twitter at http://twitter.com/periodicvideos From the School of Chemistry at The University of Nottingham: http://bit.ly/NottChem Periodic Videos films are by video journalist Brady Haran: http://www.bradyharan.com/ Brady's Blog: http://www.bradyharanblog.com Join Brady's mailing list for updates and extra stuff --- http://eepurl.com/YdjL9
Future Elements - Periodic Table of Videos
11 months ago En
Professor Poliakoff discusses the paths to elements 119 and 120. More links and info in full description ↓↓↓ Filmed on the banks of the Volga, in Dubna. Tour the Dubna machine which created six new elements: https://youtu.be/1VaY9N7Alq0 Calcium-48: https://youtu.be/CodBk7xewRk Superheavy elements playlist: http://bit.ly/super_heavy FLNR: http://flerovlab.jinr.ru/flnr/index.html The Prof on Objectivity: https://youtu.be/hCyxrBXMQ_Y Support us on Patreon: https://www.patreon.com/periodicvideos More chemistry at http://www.periodicvideos.com/ Follow us on Facebook at http://www.facebook.com/periodicvideos And on Twitter at http://twitter.com/periodicvideos From the School of Chemistry at The University of Nottingham: http://bit.ly/NottChem With thanks to the Garfield Weston Foundation Periodic Videos films are by video journalist Brady Haran: http://www.bradyharan.com/ Brady's Blog: http://www.bradyharanblog.com Join Brady's mailing list for updates and extra stuff --- http://eepurl.com/YdjL9
The Element Creator - Periodic Table of Videos
2 years ago Ru En
Professor Yuri Oganessian himself shows us where his team created many super heavy elements, including Oganesson. Also featuring Professor Sir Martyn Poliakoff from the University of Nottingham. More Super Heavy Elements videos: http://bit.ly/super_heavy Calcium-48: https://youtu.be/CodBk7xewRk Filmed at the Joint Institute for Nuclear Research in Dubna, Russia. Support us on Patreon: https://www.patreon.com/periodicvideos More chemistry at http://www.periodicvideos.com/ Follow us on Facebook at http://www.facebook.com/periodicvideos And on Twitter at http://twitter.com/periodicvideos From the School of Chemistry at The University of Nottingham: http://bit.ly/NottChem With thanks to the Garfield Weston Foundation Periodic Videos films are by video journalist Brady Haran: http://www.bradyharan.com/ Brady's Blog: http://www.bradyharanblog.com Join Brady's mailing list for updates and extra stuff --- http://eepurl.com/YdjL9 Music: Henrik (Appe)
How tough is the new £5 note?
2 years ago En
The UK's new £5 bank note - made of polymer rather than paper - gets the "chemistry treatment". Lots of raw footage: https://youtu.be/KUjh_z1A_RQ Featuring Professor Sir Martyn Poliakoff and Neil Barnes. Gun cotton: https://youtu.be/38w2-NCdtio Gold vault: https://youtu.be/CTtf5s2HFkA Film by Brady Haran Music by Henrik Johansson Support us on Patreon: https://www.patreon.com/periodicvideos Discuss on Brady's subreddit: https://redd.it/63s3xi With thanks to the Garfield Weston Foundation More chemistry at http://www.periodicvideos.com/ Follow us on Facebook at http://www.facebook.com/periodicvideos And on Twitter at http://twitter.com/periodicvideos From the School of Chemistry at The University of Nottingham: http://bit.ly/NottChem Periodic Videos films are by video journalist Brady Haran: http://www.bradyharan.com/ Brady's Blog: http://www.bradyharanblog.com Join Brady's mailing list for updates and extra stuff --- http://eepurl.com/YdjL9 (*) According to the Bank of England, under the Currency & Banknotes Act 1928 it is illegal to deface our banknotes (by printing, writing or impressing upon them words, letters or figures, etc.), although the question of whether or not to prosecute in individual cases is up to the police and the courts. More on the new five pound note here: http://www.thenewfiver.co.uk
$500,000 of Calcium - Periodic Table of Videos
2 years ago En
The rare isotope Calcium-48 plays a key role in the creation of superheavy elements. But it's not easy to obtain. Filmed at the Joint Institute for Nuclear Research, in Dubna, Russia. Featuring Professor Sir Martyn Poliakoff. See our elements inauguration video from Russia: https://youtu.be/Nkz5ZAL3jSc Oganesson: https://youtu.be/VMv44bIBdQI Moscovium: https://youtu.be/ewQAJtbgr7w Tennessine: https://youtu.be/1RGlXh9eC5E Super Heavy Elements: https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PL9eEsN9D48mcm2aX0UDOMgGX3en3WrPmG Thermite: https://youtu.be/euQUgp5AY-Y Support us on Patreon: https://www.patreon.com/periodicvideos More chemistry at http://www.periodicvideos.com/ Follow us on Facebook at http://www.facebook.com/periodicvideos And on Twitter at http://twitter.com/periodicvideos From the School of Chemistry at The University of Nottingham: http://bit.ly/NottChem Periodic Videos films are by video journalist Brady Haran: http://www.bradyharan.com/ Brady's Blog: http://www.bradyharanblog.com Join Brady's mailing list for updates and extra stuff --- http://eepurl.com/YdjL9
Elements Inauguration - Periodic Table of Videos
2 years ago En
The inauguration of Moscovium, Tennessine and Oganesson was held in Moscow on March 2, 2017. Professor Yuri Oganessian was there, and our own Professor Sir Martyn Poliakoff was among the special guests to make speeches. More videos from Russia soon. Music by Alan Stewart. Oganesson: https://youtu.be/VMv44bIBdQI Moscovium: https://youtu.be/ewQAJtbgr7w Tennessine: https://youtu.be/1RGlXh9eC5E Super Heavy Elements: https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PL9eEsN9D48mcm2aX0UDOMgGX3en3WrPmG Support us on Patreon: https://www.patreon.com/periodicvideos More chemistry at http://www.periodicvideos.com/ Follow us on Facebook at http://www.facebook.com/periodicvideos And on Twitter at http://twitter.com/periodicvideos From the School of Chemistry at The University of Nottingham: http://bit.ly/NottChem Periodic Videos films are by video journalist Brady Haran: http://www.bradyharan.com/ Brady's Blog: http://www.bradyharanblog.com Join Brady's mailing list for updates and extra stuff --- http://eepurl.com/YdjL9
VX nerve agent - Periodic Table of Videos
2 years ago En
Discussing the incredibly deadly nerve agent VX. Professors Rob Stockman and Professor Martyn Poliakoff. Extra footage:https://youtu.be/n7uJoi8DXiA See our Sarin video at: https://youtu.be/jozozH09XSs Support us on Patreon: https://www.patreon.com/periodicvideos All the elements: http://bit.ly/118elements More chemistry at http://www.periodicvideos.com/ Follow us on Facebook at http://www.facebook.com/periodicvideos And on Twitter at http://twitter.com/periodicvideos From the School of Chemistry at The University of Nottingham: http://bit.ly/NottChem Periodic Videos films are by video journalist Brady Haran: http://www.bradyharan.com/ Brady's Blog: http://www.bradyharanblog.com Additional filming on this video by Sean Riley. Join Brady's mailing list for updates and extra stuff --- http://eepurl.com/YdjL9
Brady's Reagent - Periodic Table of Videos
2 years ago En
Professor Simon Woodward demonstrates Brady's Reagent - 2,4-Dinitrophenylhydrazine. It has received publicity lately due to concerns about possible explosions of stocks kept in UK schools. Watch all the raw slow motion from this video: https://youtu.be/xh93CgBrNDE Support us on Patreon: https://www.patreon.com/periodicvideos More chemistry at http://www.periodicvideos.com/ Follow us on Facebook at http://www.facebook.com/periodicvideos And on Twitter at http://twitter.com/periodicvideos From the School of Chemistry at The University of Nottingham: http://bit.ly/NottChem Periodic Videos films are by video journalist Brady Haran: http://www.bradyharan.com/ Brady's Blog: http://www.bradyharanblog.com Join Brady's mailing list for updates and extra stuff --- http://eepurl.com/YdjL9
The Smelliest Element - Livermorium - Periodic Table of Videos
2 years ago En
We met Professor Mark Stoyer at Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory, who played a key role in the discovery and naming of element 116. More with Professor Stoyer soon. More super heavy element videos: http://bit.ly/super_heavy Previous Livermorium: https://youtu.be/WdbF4L_ruyM Anymore previous: https://youtu.be/QqCGF8y6jhk Support us on Patreon: https://www.patreon.com/periodicvideos More chemistry at http://www.periodicvideos.com/ Follow us on Facebook at http://www.facebook.com/periodicvideos And on Twitter at http://twitter.com/periodicvideos From the School of Chemistry at The University of Nottingham: http://bit.ly/NottChem Periodic Videos films are by video journalist Brady Haran: http://www.bradyharan.com/ Brady's Blog: http://www.bradyharanblog.com Join Brady's mailing list for updates and extra stuff --- http://eepurl.com/YdjL9
Bunsen Burner (THERMAL IMAGING) - Periodic Table of Videos
2 years ago En
The Bunsen Burner... look with thermal imaging. Our thanks to the Google Making & Science team. #ScienceGoals More #ScienceGoals videos at: https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLIsr6chyjBJutgMPQ18jHPyejaOxklf9A Featuring Professor Sir Martyn Poliakoff and Neil Barnes. Temperature scales are for guide/comparison purposes and in this case not calibrated for different surfaces and materials. All the elements: http://bit.ly/118elements Additional filming and editing in this video by James Hennessy Support us on Patreon: https://www.patreon.com/periodicvideos More chemistry at http://www.periodicvideos.com/ Follow us on Facebook at http://www.facebook.com/periodicvideos And on Twitter at http://twitter.com/periodicvideos From the School of Chemistry at The University of Nottingham: http://bit.ly/NottChem Periodic Videos films are by video journalist Brady Haran: http://www.bradyharan.com/ Brady's Blog: http://www.bradyharanblog.com Join Brady's mailing list for updates and extra stuff --- http://eepurl.com/YdjL9
Freezing Water with Diethyl Ether - Periodic Table of Videos
2 years ago En
A nostalgic Neil uses Diethyl Ether and bubbling Nitrogen gas to freeze some water outside a test tube. Our thanks to the Google Making & Science team. #ScienceGoals More #ScienceGoals videos at: https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLIsr6chyjBJutgMPQ18jHPyejaOxklf9A Alternative ending to this video: https://youtu.be/Sp4N2fy32Zk Featuring senior technician Neil Barnes and Professor Sir Martyn Poliakoff. Support us on Patreon: https://www.patreon.com/periodicvideos More chemistry at http://www.periodicvideos.com/ Follow us on Facebook at http://www.facebook.com/periodicvideos And on Twitter at http://twitter.com/periodicvideos From the School of Chemistry at The University of Nottingham: http://bit.ly/NottChem Periodic Videos films are by video journalist Brady Haran: http://www.bradyharan.com/ Brady's Blog: http://www.bradyharanblog.com Additional filming and editing in this video by James Hennessy Join Brady's mailing list for updates and extra stuff --- http://eepurl.com/YdjL9
Moscovium - Periodic Table of Videos
2 years ago En
Element 115 has been named Moscovium, after the city of Moscow. Videos on all 118 elements: http://bit.ly/118elements Nihonian: https://youtu.be/-HcSEKuYGM8 Tennessine: https://youtu.be/1RGlXh9eC5E Oganesson: https://youtu.be/VMv44bIBdQI Discussed by Professor Sir Martyn Poliakoff at the University of Nottingham. JINR at Dubna: http://www.jinr.ru/main-en/ Support us on Patreon: https://www.patreon.com/periodicvideos More chemistry at http://www.periodicvideos.com/ Follow us on Facebook at http://www.facebook.com/periodicvideos And on Twitter at http://twitter.com/periodicvideos From the School of Chemistry at The University of Nottingham: http://bit.ly/NottChem Periodic Videos films are by video journalist Brady Haran: http://www.bradyharan.com/ Brady's Blog: http://www.bradyharanblog.com Join Brady's mailing list for updates and extra stuff --- http://eepurl.com/YdjL9
Oganesson - Periodic Table of Videos
2 years ago En
Element 118 has emerged from controversy in the late 1990s to be named after super heavy element pioneer Yuri Oganessian - a living person. More element videos: http://bit.ly/118elements Super heavy elements: http://bit.ly/super_heavy Nihonian: https://youtu.be/-HcSEKuYGM8 Moscovium: https://youtu.be/ewQAJtbgr7w Tennessine: https://youtu.be/1RGlXh9eC5E Seaborgium: https://youtu.be/UWq0djr790E Discussed by Professor Sir Martyn Poliakoff at the University of Nottingham. JINR at Dubna: http://www.jinr.ru/main-en/ Support us on Patreon: https://www.patreon.com/periodicvideos More chemistry at http://www.periodicvideos.com/ Follow us on Facebook at http://www.facebook.com/periodicvideos And on Twitter at http://twitter.com/periodicvideos From the School of Chemistry at The University of Nottingham: http://bit.ly/NottChem Periodic Videos films are by video journalist Brady Haran: http://www.bradyharan.com/ Brady's Blog: http://www.bradyharanblog.com Join Brady's mailing list for updates and extra stuff --- http://eepurl.com/YdjL9
Tennessine - Periodic Table of Videos
2 years ago En
Element 117 was synthesised in Russia but named after Tennessee because of the crucial role played by the Oak Ridge National Laboratory. A video on every element: http://bit.ly/118elements Nihonian: https://youtu.be/-HcSEKuYGM8 Moscovium: https://youtu.be/ewQAJtbgr7w Oganesson: https://youtu.be/VMv44bIBdQI Discussed by Professor Sir Martyn Poliakoff at the University of Nottingham. This element was formerly Ununseptium. Oak Ridge National Laboratory: https://www.ornl.gov Support us on Patreon: https://www.patreon.com/periodicvideos More chemistry at http://www.periodicvideos.com/ Follow us on Facebook at http://www.facebook.com/periodicvideos And on Twitter at http://twitter.com/periodicvideos From the School of Chemistry at The University of Nottingham: http://bit.ly/NottChem Periodic Videos films are by video journalist Brady Haran: http://www.bradyharan.com/ Brady's Blog: http://www.bradyharanblog.com Join Brady's mailing list for updates and extra stuff --- http://eepurl.com/YdjL9
Nihonium - Periodic Table of Videos
2 years ago En
Nihonium, element 113, has been named after Japan. Videos on all 118 elements: http://bit.ly/118elements Moscovium: https://youtu.be/ewQAJtbgr7w Tennessine: https://youtu.be/1RGlXh9eC5E Oganesson: https://youtu.be/VMv44bIBdQI Discussed by Professor Sir Martyn Poliakoff at the University of Nottingham. RIKEN: http://www.riken.jp Superheavy elements: http://bit.ly/super_heavy Support us on Patreon: https://www.patreon.com/periodicvideos More chemistry at http://www.periodicvideos.com/ Follow us on Facebook at http://www.facebook.com/periodicvideos And on Twitter at http://twitter.com/periodicvideos From the School of Chemistry at The University of Nottingham: http://bit.ly/NottChem Periodic Videos films are by video journalist Brady Haran: http://www.bradyharan.com/ Brady's Blog: http://www.bradyharanblog.com Join Brady's mailing list for updates and extra stuff --- http://eepurl.com/YdjL9
Acid and Alkali (THERMAL IMAGING) - Periodic Table of Videos
2 years ago En
Acid and Alkali in water... look with thermal imaging. Our thanks to the Google Making & Science team. #ScienceGoals More #ScienceGoals videos at: https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLIsr6chyjBJutgMPQ18jHPyejaOxklf9A All the elements: http://bit.ly/118elements Additional filming and editing in this video by James Hennessy Support us on Patreon: https://www.patreon.com/periodicvideos More chemistry at http://www.periodicvideos.com/ Follow us on Facebook at http://www.facebook.com/periodicvideos And on Twitter at http://twitter.com/periodicvideos From the School of Chemistry at The University of Nottingham: http://bit.ly/NottChem Periodic Videos films are by video journalist Brady Haran: http://www.bradyharan.com/ Brady's Blog: http://www.bradyharanblog.com Join Brady's mailing list for updates and extra stuff --- http://eepurl.com/YdjL9 Music: Alan Stewart
How Hand Warmers Work (THERMAL IMAGING) - Periodic Table of Videos
2 years ago En
Featuring Professors Martyn Poliakoff and Roger Bowley. Sodium Acetate and Hand Warmers. Our thanks to the Google Making & Science team. #ScienceGoals More #ScienceGoals videos at: https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLIsr6chyjBJutgMPQ18jHPyejaOxklf9A Extra footage from this video: https://youtu.be/dQsNReabghQ Professor Poliakoff on Objectivity: https://youtu.be/hCyxrBXMQ_Y Support us on Patreon: https://www.patreon.com/periodicvideos More chemistry at http://www.periodicvideos.com/ Follow us on Facebook at http://www.facebook.com/periodicvideos And on Twitter at http://twitter.com/periodicvideos From the School of Chemistry at The University of Nottingham: http://bit.ly/NottChem Periodic Videos films are by video journalist Brady Haran: http://www.bradyharan.com/ Brady's Blog: http://www.bradyharanblog.com Additional filming and editing in this video by James Hennessy. Join Brady's mailing list for updates and extra stuff --- http://eepurl.com/YdjL9
Hot Charcoal in Liquid Oxygen (THERMAL IMAGING) - Periodic Table of Videos
2 years ago En
Hot charcoal in LOX, the whole process was filmed with a thermal imaging camera. Featuring Professor Sir Martyn Poliakoff and Neil Barnes. Our thanks to the Google Making & Science team. #ScienceGoals More #ScienceGoals videos at: https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLIsr6chyjBJutgMPQ18jHPyejaOxklf9A First time we did this experiment for Halloween: https://youtu.be/1HM_YBEfEDA When we used slow motion on it: https://youtu.be/7NXfyCezUFk Support us on Patreon: https://www.patreon.com/periodicvideos More chemistry at http://www.periodicvideos.com/ Follow us on Facebook at http://www.facebook.com/periodicvideos And on Twitter at http://twitter.com/periodicvideos From the School of Chemistry at The University of Nottingham: http://bit.ly/NottChem Periodic Videos films are by video journalist Brady Haran: http://www.bradyharan.com/ Brady's Blog: http://www.bradyharanblog.com Join Brady's mailing list for updates and extra stuff --- http://eepurl.com/YdjL9
Elephant's Toothpaste (slow motion) - Periodic Table of Videos
2 years ago En
Behold, the popular Elephant's Toothpaste reaction... We look at it in some detail. Support us on Patreon and adopt an element: https://www.patreon.com/periodicvideos Raw footage of slow motion: https://youtu.be/r9_Xb1z45ZI Hydrogen Peroxide solution is catalysed by Potassium Iodide - washing liquid (for foam) and food dye (for colour) make the whole thing more visible! This video features Professor Martyn Poliakoff, Dr Samantha Tang and, of course, Neil Barnes. More chemistry at http://www.periodicvideos.com/ Follow us on Facebook at http://www.facebook.com/periodicvideos And on Twitter at http://twitter.com/periodicvideos From the School of Chemistry at The University of Nottingham: http://bit.ly/NottChem Periodic Videos films are by video journalist Brady Haran: http://www.bradyharan.com/ Brady's Blog: http://www.bradyharanblog.com Join Brady's mailing list for updates and extra stuff --- http://eepurl.com/YdjL9
Electrified Pickle - Periodic Table of Videos
2 years ago En
We use slow motion and thermal imaging to investigate an electrified pickle. Support us on Patreon: https://www.patreon.com/periodicvideos Featuring Professor Sir Martyn Polikaoff. Senior technician Neil Barnes. Thermal camera operated by Dr Charlotte Clark. More chemistry at http://www.periodicvideos.com/ Follow us on Facebook at http://www.facebook.com/periodicvideos And on Twitter at http://twitter.com/periodicvideos From the School of Chemistry at The University of Nottingham: http://bit.ly/NottChem Periodic Videos films are by video journalist Brady Haran: http://www.bradyharan.com/ Brady's Blog: http://www.bradyharanblog.com Join Brady's mailing list for updates and extra stuff --- http://eepurl.com/YdjL9
Silver Halides - Periodic Table of Videos
2 years ago En
Old photos on Objectivity: https://youtu.be/9Xt55LyX5pU Silver Nitrate into a solution containing halides. Also some talk about photography and cloud seeding. Discussed by Professor Sir Martyn Poliakoff. Dr Samantha Tang did the experiments for us. Silver on Periodic Videos: https://youtu.be/pPd5qAb4J50 Gun Cotton: https://youtu.be/38w2-NCdtio Support us on Patreon: https://www.patreon.com/periodicvideos More chemistry at http://www.periodicvideos.com/ Follow us on Facebook at http://www.facebook.com/periodicvideos And on Twitter at http://twitter.com/periodicvideos From the School of Chemistry at The University of Nottingham: http://bit.ly/NottChem Periodic Videos films are by video journalist Brady Haran: http://www.bradyharan.com/ Brady's Blog: http://www.bradyharanblog.com Join Brady's mailing list for updates and extra stuff --- http://eepurl.com/YdjL9
Burning Iron in Liquid Oxygen - Periodic Table of Videos
2 years ago En
Burning iron is dropped into liquid oxygen. Raw footage (reactions 1-4): https://youtu.be/TcBog29fSbo Raw footage (reactions 5-8): https://youtu.be/tMYqgofSp0Y Reactions by Neil Barnes. Discussion by Professor Martyn Poliakoff. Support us on Patreon: https://www.patreon.com/periodicvideos More chemistry at http://www.periodicvideos.com/ Follow us on Facebook at http://www.facebook.com/periodicvideos And on Twitter at http://twitter.com/periodicvideos From the School of Chemistry at The University of Nottingham: http://bit.ly/NottChem Periodic Videos films are by video journalist Brady Haran: http://www.bradyharan.com/ Brady's Blog: http://www.bradyharanblog.com Join Brady's mailing list for updates and extra stuff --- http://eepurl.com/YdjL9
Wooden Laboratory - Periodic Table of Videos
2 years ago En
Pete Licence is director of the new Carbon Neutral Laboratory at the University of Nottingham. Construction of the building was disrupted by a terrible fire: https://youtu.be/JsOOx_1uLNA More on the centre: https://www.nottingham.ac.uk/Chemistry/Research/Centre-for-Sustainable-Chemistry.aspx More about Pete's science: https://youtu.be/EF44__0GJEY More chemistry at http://www.periodicvideos.com/ Follow us on Facebook at http://www.facebook.com/periodicvideos And on Twitter at http://twitter.com/periodicvideos From the School of Chemistry at The University of Nottingham: http://bit.ly/NottChem Periodic Videos films are by video journalist Brady Haran: http://www.bradyharan.com/ A run-down of Brady's channels: http://bit.ly/bradychannels
Looking at Mercury Vapour - Periodic Table of Videos
2 years ago En
Using a Mercury lamp to reveal dangerous Mercury vapour. Support us on Patreon (sponsor an element): https://www.patreon.com/periodicvideos More Mercury: https://youtu.be/5I4rxfnCtxY Objectivity Videos (science treasures with Brady, who makes these videos): http://bit.ly/Objectivity More chemistry at http://www.periodicvideos.com/ Follow us on Facebook at http://www.facebook.com/periodicvideos And on Twitter at http://twitter.com/periodicvideos From the School of Chemistry at The University of Nottingham: http://bit.ly/NottChem Periodic Videos films are by video journalist Brady Haran: http://www.bradyharan.com/ Brady's Blog: http://www.bradyharanblog.com Join Brady's mailing list for updates and extra stuff --- http://eepurl.com/YdjL9
New Elements Named - Periodic Table of Videos
2 years ago En
New names are proposed for elements 113, 115, 117 and 118. They are Nihonium (Nh), Moscovium (Mc), Tennessine (Ts) and Oganesson (Og). More from us on synthetic elements... Predicting Moscovium: https://youtu.be/Oy8ZMFXS_5E Making heavy elements at Darmstadt: https://youtu.be/z3oY-XHwss8 Feynmanium: https://youtu.be/BKEEi8JThps Element 120: https://youtu.be/c1rYuslEQLs Our video in Japanese: https://youtu.be/BwICyaIPjbA Support us on Patreon: https://www.patreon.com/periodicvideos More chemistry at http://www.periodicvideos.com/ Follow us on Facebook at http://www.facebook.com/periodicvideos And on Twitter at http://twitter.com/periodicvideos From the School of Chemistry at The University of Nottingham: http://bit.ly/NottChem Periodic Videos films are by video journalist Brady Haran: http://www.bradyharan.com/ Brady's Blog: http://www.bradyharanblog.com Join Brady's mailing list for updates and extra stuff --- http://eepurl.com/YdjL9
Lithium - Periodic Table of Videos
2 years ago En
Our new and improved Lithium video - from Neil's fumehood to the Bikini Atoll. Videos on all 118 elements in order... http://bit.ly/118elements This video features Professor Sir Martyn Poliakoff and Neil Barnes. Support us on Patreon: https://www.patreon.com/periodicvideos We've done a video about every element... http://bit.ly/118elements (and we are always updating them) More chemistry at http://www.periodicvideos.com/ Follow us on Facebook at http://www.facebook.com/periodicvideos And on Twitter at http://twitter.com/periodicvideos From the School of Chemistry at The University of Nottingham: http://bit.ly/NottChem Periodic Videos films are by video journalist Brady Haran: http://www.bradyharan.com/ Brady's Blog: http://www.bradyharanblog.com Join Brady's mailing list for updates and extra stuff --- http://eepurl.com/YdjL9
Cool Explosions and Bags of Hydrogen - Periodic Table of Videos
3 years ago En
A series of Hydrogen explosions, including with cooled balloons and plastic bags. Featuring Neil Barnes, Darren Walsh and Martyn Poliakoff from the University of Nottingham. Video by Brady Haran. Extra footage: https://youtu.be/wHu39QPAUfo More slow motion videos: http://bit.ly/chemslomo Support us on Patreon: https://www.patreon.com/periodicvideos More chemistry at http://www.periodicvideos.com/ Follow us on Facebook at http://www.facebook.com/periodicvideos And on Twitter at http://twitter.com/periodicvideos From the School of Chemistry at The University of Nottingham: http://bit.ly/NottChem Periodic Videos films are by video journalist Brady Haran: http://www.bradyharan.com/ Brady's Blog: http://www.bradyharanblog.com Join Brady's mailing list for updates and extra stuff --- http://eepurl.com/YdjL9
Thorium - Periodic Table of Videos
3 years ago En
Thorium, element 90 on the periodic table. Extra footage: https://youtu.be/UHdhcfVVfZA More radioactive videos: http://bit.ly/radioactive_vids Support us on Patreon: https://www.patreon.com/periodicvideos Featuring Professor Sir Martyn Poliakoff. More chemistry at http://www.periodicvideos.com/ Follow us on Facebook at http://www.facebook.com/periodicvideos And on Twitter at http://twitter.com/periodicvideos From the School of Chemistry at The University of Nottingham: http://bit.ly/NottChem Periodic Videos films are by video journalist Brady Haran: http://www.bradyharan.com/ Brady's Blog: http://www.bradyharanblog.com Join Brady's mailing list for updates and extra stuff --- http://eepurl.com/YdjL9
Lithium into 7 Up - Periodic Table of Videos
3 years ago En
7 Up's original recipe contained Lithium - so what happens if you drop Lithium metal into modern 7 Up... The results surprised us. Extra footage: https://youtu.be/mxA4dOgImDM Coke can in liquid Nitrogen: https://youtu.be/GIoxY9kECRE Support us on Patreon: https://www.patreon.com/periodicvideos More chemistry at http://www.periodicvideos.com/ Follow us on Facebook at http://www.facebook.com/periodicvideos And on Twitter at http://twitter.com/periodicvideos From the School of Chemistry at The University of Nottingham: http://bit.ly/NottChem Periodic Videos films are by video journalist Brady Haran: http://www.bradyharan.com/ Brady's Blog: http://www.bradyharanblog.com Join Brady's mailing list for updates and extra stuff --- http://eepurl.com/YdjL9
FOUR new elements (inc Japonicium and Moscovium?) - Periodic Table of Videos
3 years ago En
UPDATE Nihonian https://youtu.be/-HcSEKuYGM8 Moscovium https://youtu.be/ewQAJtbgr7w Tennessine https://youtu.be/1RGlXh9eC5E Oganesson https://youtu.be/VMv44bIBdQI Chemistry officials have given the go-ahead to name the final four elements on our standard periodic table. Professor Sir Martyn Poliakoff discusses the news. What might they be called? IUPAC announcement: http://bit.ly/1Oby7eO Making heavy elements at Darmstadt: https://youtu.be/z3oY-XHwss8 Feynmanium: https://youtu.be/BKEEi8JThps Element 120: https://youtu.be/c1rYuslEQLs Our video in Japanese: https://youtu.be/BwICyaIPjbA Support us on Patreon and "sponsor" and element: https://www.patreon.com/periodicvideos More chemistry at http://www.periodicvideos.com/ Follow us on Facebook at http://www.facebook.com/periodicvideos And on Twitter at http://twitter.com/periodicvideos From the School of Chemistry at The University of Nottingham: http://bit.ly/NottChem Periodic Videos films are by video journalist Brady Haran: http://www.bradyharan.com/ Brady's Blog: http://www.bradyharanblog.com Thanks to Sean Riley for filming this one for us! Join Brady's mailing list for updates and extra stuff --- http://eepurl.com/YdjL9
12: Periodic Table Clock (12 Days of Christmas)
3 years ago En
A periodic table clock. Final episode in our 12 Days of Christmas, each featuring chemistry gifts received by Sir Martyn during the year. All the videos in this series appear here as they're released: http://bit.ly/12_Days_Xmas All 118 elements: http://bit.ly/118elements More chemistry at http://www.periodicvideos.com/ Follow us on Facebook at http://www.facebook.com/periodicvideos And on Twitter at http://twitter.com/periodicvideos From the School of Chemistry at The University of Nottingham: http://bit.ly/NottChem Periodic Videos films are by video journalist Brady Haran: http://www.bradyharan.com/ Brady's Blog: http://www.bradyharanblog.com Join Brady's mailing list for updates and extra stuff --- http://eepurl.com/YdjL9
11: Sodium Tile (12 Days of Christmas)
3 years ago En
A lovely gift from a special young visitor. Eleventh of 12 parts, each featuring chemistry gifts received by Sir Martyn during the year. All the videos in this series appear here as they're released: http://bit.ly/12_Days_Xmas Sodium: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=7IT2I3LtlNE More chemistry at http://www.periodicvideos.com/ Follow us on Facebook at http://www.facebook.com/periodicvideos And on Twitter at http://twitter.com/periodicvideos From the School of Chemistry at The University of Nottingham: http://bit.ly/NottChem Periodic Videos films are by video journalist Brady Haran: http://www.bradyharan.com/ Brady's Blog: http://www.bradyharanblog.com Join Brady's mailing list for updates and extra stuff --- http://eepurl.com/YdjL9
10: Thorium and Osmium (12 Days of Christmas)
3 years ago En
Two exotic elements make for unusual gifts... Tenth of 12 parts, each featuring chemistry gifts received by Sir Martyn during the year. All the videos in this series appear here as they're released: http://bit.ly/12_Days_Xmas Deep Sky Videos: https://www.youtube.com/DeepSkyVideos More chemistry at http://www.periodicvideos.com/ Follow us on Facebook at http://www.facebook.com/periodicvideos And on Twitter at http://twitter.com/periodicvideos From the School of Chemistry at The University of Nottingham: http://bit.ly/NottChem Periodic Videos films are by video journalist Brady Haran: http://www.bradyharan.com/ Brady's Blog: http://www.bradyharanblog.com Join Brady's mailing list for updates and extra stuff --- http://eepurl.com/YdjL9
9: Handkerchief (12 Days of Christmas)
3 years ago En
A hanky from his daughter... Ninth of 12 parts, each featuring chemistry gifts received by Sir Martyn during the year. All the videos in this series appear here as they're released: http://bit.ly/12_Days_Xmas Knighthood: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ilt0xvYnNXU Objectivity: http://bit.ly/Objectivity More chemistry at http://www.periodicvideos.com/ Follow us on Facebook at http://www.facebook.com/periodicvideos And on Twitter at http://twitter.com/periodicvideos From the School of Chemistry at The University of Nottingham: http://bit.ly/NottChem Periodic Videos films are by video journalist Brady Haran: http://www.bradyharan.com/ Brady's Blog: http://www.bradyharanblog.com Join Brady's mailing list for updates and extra stuff --- http://eepurl.com/YdjL9
7: Fan from a Fan (12 Days of Christmas)
3 years ago En
A periodic table fan sent from a viewer in Japan. Seventh of 12 parts, each featuring chemistry gifts received by Sir Martyn during the year. All the videos in this series appear here as they're released: http://bit.ly/12_Days_Xmas Sixty Symbols: https://www.youtube.com/sixtysymbols Audrey: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=s84dBopsIe4 More chemistry at http://www.periodicvideos.com/ Follow us on Facebook at http://www.facebook.com/periodicvideos And on Twitter at http://twitter.com/periodicvideos From the School of Chemistry at The University of Nottingham: http://bit.ly/NottChem Periodic Videos films are by video journalist Brady Haran: http://www.bradyharan.com/ Brady's Blog: http://www.bradyharanblog.com Join Brady's mailing list for updates and extra stuff --- http://eepurl.com/YdjL9
6: Anthracite (12 Days of Christmas)
3 years ago En
Some special coal sent in by a viewer! Sixth of 12 parts, each featuring chemistry gifts received by Sir Martyn during the year. All the videos in this series appear here as they're released: http://bit.ly/12_Days_Xmas CO2: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=0dSMzg0UPPo More chemistry at http://www.periodicvideos.com/ Follow us on Facebook at http://www.facebook.com/periodicvideos And on Twitter at http://twitter.com/periodicvideos From the School of Chemistry at The University of Nottingham: http://bit.ly/NottChem Periodic Videos films are by video journalist Brady Haran: http://www.bradyharan.com/ Brady's Blog: http://www.bradyharanblog.com Join Brady's mailing list for updates and extra stuff --- http://eepurl.com/YdjL9
5: Glowing Plectrum (12 Days of Christmas)
3 years ago En
A glow-in-the-dark guitar plectrum. Fifth of 12 parts, each featuring chemistry gifts received by Sir Martyn during the year. All the videos in this series appear here as they're released: http://bit.ly/12_Days_Xmas Drumming: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=GyLeBMdI_HU Objectivity: http://bit.ly/Objectivity More chemistry at http://www.periodicvideos.com/ Follow us on Facebook at http://www.facebook.com/periodicvideos And on Twitter at http://twitter.com/periodicvideos From the School of Chemistry at The University of Nottingham: http://bit.ly/NottChem Periodic Videos films are by video journalist Brady Haran: http://www.bradyharan.com/ Brady's Blog: http://www.bradyharanblog.com Join Brady's mailing list for updates and extra stuff --- http://eepurl.com/YdjL9
4: Drink Receptacles (12 Days of Christmas)
3 years ago En
Four different drink containers, each with a personal twist. Fourth of 12 parts, each featuring chemistry gifts received by Sir Martyn during the year. All the videos in this series appear here as they're released: http://bit.ly/12_Days_Xmas Prime Numbers: http://bit.ly/primevids Vodka: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=-PKsKqQHd3U Water bottles: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=DFnvWm0DzR0 More chemistry at http://www.periodicvideos.com/ Follow us on Facebook at http://www.facebook.com/periodicvideos And on Twitter at http://twitter.com/periodicvideos From the School of Chemistry at The University of Nottingham: http://bit.ly/NottChem Periodic Videos films are by video journalist Brady Haran: http://www.bradyharan.com/ Brady's Blog: http://www.bradyharanblog.com Join Brady's mailing list for updates and extra stuff --- http://eepurl.com/YdjL9
2: Periodic Table Blankets (12 Days of Christmas)
3 years ago En
Two blankets emblazoned with the periodic table. Second of 12 parts, each featuring chemistry gifts received by Sir Martyn during the year. All the videos in this series appear here as they're released: http://bit.ly/12_Days_Xmas Hello Internet: https://www.youtube.com/user/HelloInternetPodcast All the elements: http://bit.ly/118elements More chemistry at http://www.periodicvideos.com/ Follow us on Facebook at http://www.facebook.com/periodicvideos And on Twitter at http://twitter.com/periodicvideos From the School of Chemistry at The University of Nottingham: http://bit.ly/NottChem Periodic Videos films are by video journalist Brady Haran: http://www.bradyharan.com/ Brady's Blog: http://www.bradyharanblog.com Join Brady's mailing list for updates and extra stuff --- http://eepurl.com/YdjL9
1: Tartaric Acid (12 Days of Christmas)
3 years ago En
Tartaric Acid from a Swiss wine barrel. First of 12 parts, each featuring chemistry gifts received by Sir Martyn during the year. All the videos in this series appear here as they're released: http://bit.ly/12_Days_Xmas Yule Log: https://youtu.be/f_SqrXtuSoc Cheeseburger: https://youtu.be/NddZ5ftQb0Q More chemistry at http://www.periodicvideos.com/ Follow us on Facebook at http://www.facebook.com/periodicvideos And on Twitter at http://twitter.com/periodicvideos From the School of Chemistry at The University of Nottingham: http://bit.ly/NottChem Periodic Videos films are by video journalist Brady Haran: http://www.bradyharan.com/ Brady's Blog: http://www.bradyharanblog.com Join Brady's mailing list for updates and extra stuff --- http://eepurl.com/YdjL9
2015 Nobel Prize in Medicine - Periodic Table of Videos
3 years ago En
The Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine 2015 goes to William Campbell & Satoshi Ōmura "for their discoveries concerning a novel therapy against infections caused by roundworm parasites" and Youyou Tu "for her discoveries concerning a novel therapy against Malaria". More Nobel Prize videos from periodic videos: http://bit.ly/periodicnobel Artemisinin: https://youtu.be/FfAJdnKqRCo Physics Nobel Prizes: http://bit.ly/SSNobel More chemistry at http://www.periodicvideos.com/ Follow us on Facebook at http://www.facebook.com/periodicvideos And on Twitter at http://twitter.com/periodicvideos From the School of Chemistry at The University of Nottingham: http://bit.ly/NottChem Periodic Videos films are by video journalist Brady Haran: http://www.bradyharan.com/ Brady's Blog: http://www.bradyharanblog.com Join Brady's mailing list for updates and extra stuff --- http://eepurl.com/YdjL9
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