The building blocks of our universe
Explore how elements are made and classified into the periodic table, and find out about essential elements and how we use isotopes and metal elements in our modern society.
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Dr David Krofcheck from the Physics Department at the University of Auckland is involved in a particle physics research project that uses the Large Hadron Collider facility at CERN in Geneva,...
Metals, their alloys and their compounds play a vital role in our daily lives.
Professor Deliang Zhang is the lead researcher in the metallic materials research group based in the Department of Engineering at the University of Waikato.
At present, 116 elements have been discovered – the first scientific discovery of an element occurred in 1649.