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Rethinking the Periodic Table: New Book Explores Scientific Theory about Elements' Physical Structure
For many decades, researchers tried to formulate theoriesâ€”such as the String Theoryâ€”to account for flaws in the Standard Model of the element, whose spherical design could not account for gravity.
Word of the Day
- A morbid dread of being buried alive. Also spelled 'taphiphobia'.
The word 'taphephobia' comes from Greek roots meaning 'burial' and 'fear'.