Star InactiveStar InactiveStar InactiveStar InactiveStar Inactive
 

The spontaneous disintegration of atomic nuclei.

Latest Articles

  • Chemical Safety

    People use chemicals every day for a wide array of purposes, which can include work and house hold duties. Many of us fail to realize that we are actually handling potentially deadly chemicals when we simply clean the bathroom or wash the car. This brings to mind the reason why chemical safety is...

  • Chemistry of the sky

    Chemistry can teach us about the composition of celestial bodies and determine their age.

  • Use of diamonds

    Diamond is a crystalline modification of pure carbon formed in the deep interior of the Earth, in the upper mantle at depths of more than 80-100 kilometers, at exceptionally high pressure and temperature. It is the most precious stone, the hardest and most wear-resistant mineral, the most...

  • Interesting facts about metals

    Metals have been used by people since ancient times. All the time the process of obtaining them was improved, useful alloys of various metals appeared. Let’s look at interesting facts about metals.

  • Diamonds Are Forever

    Diamonds are still a girl's best friend, right? We love the shiny gems. They are the most popular rocks sold today. But what exactly are they, anyway? Where do they come from? What else are they used for?



Most Popular

Secondary Standard

A solution that has been titrated against a primary standard. A standard solution is a secondary standard.

 

Spectrochemical Series

Arrangement of ligands in order of increasing ligand field strength.

20 interesting chemistry facts

20 interesting chemistry facts.

Amphiprotism

Ability of a substance to exhibit amphiprotism by accepting donated protons.

Solute

The dispersed (dissolved) phase of a solution.

Surface Tension

It is the force in dynes acting along the surface of the liquid 1cm in length and perpendicular to it.

Photochemical Oxidants

Photochemically produced oxidizing agents capable of causing damage to plants and animals.

Cis-

The prefix used to indicate that groups are located on the same side of a bon about which rotation is restricted.

Coulometry

The quantitative application of Faraday's Law to the analysis of materials. The current and time are the usual variables measured.

Tetrahedral

A term used to describe molecules and polyatomic ions that have one atom in center and four atoms at the corners of a tetrahedron.