Phosphorus was the 13th element to be discovered. For this reason, and also
due to its use in explosives, poisons and ...
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Nebula. The Cosmic History of Life-Giving Phosphorus.
When Hennig Brand discovered phosphorus, he became the first person in
history to discover an element. (Of course, other elements such as gold and silver
Chemosphere. 2011 Aug;84(6):737-46. doi: 10.1016/j.chemosphere.2011.03.
001. Epub 2011 Apr 8. A brief history of phosphorus: from the philosopher's stone
In theory, you could make your own matches using ye olde alchemical recipe for phosphorus
(it was supposed to produce -- you guessed it -- gold), which involves collecting a vat of urine, allowing it to sit to the point of putrefaction, and then boiling it down into a p... More »
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Kunckel and the early history of phosphorus. Tenney L. Davis. J. Chem. Educ. ,
1927, 4 (9), p 1105. DOI: 10.1021/ed004p1105. Publication Date: September ...
The Shocking History of Phosphorus is the biography of a terrifying chemical
element that was discovered long before humans were capable of controlling its
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Kids learn about the element phosphorus and its chemistry including atomic
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