New, Interactive Periodic Table Shows How Each Element Influences Daily Life – July 19, 2017

The improved periodic table not only makes science more interactive, it encourages people — both young and old — to care about the natural world.

Credit: Keith Enevoldsen
Growing up, children and teenagers learn about the periodic table. But as they develop into adults, do they actually understand the concept? Such was a question pondered by software engineer Keith Enevoldsen, which is why he designed an interactive Periodic Table of the Elements, in Pictures and in Words, which shows how seemingly-ordinary elements affect day-to-day life……