The periodic table is something we all are made aware of early in schooling, but have you really looked at it closely and learned about it’s lessor known facts? Let’s find out!
There are many periodic tables with structures different than that of the standard form we use today. Within 100 years of the creation of Mendeleev’s table in 1869 it has been calculated that atleast 700 other periodic table versions were introduced.
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