Strontium

1790,1808

Strontium

The book of science

Tom Sharp


LondonAdair Crawford, William Cruikshank, Humphry Davy elements

Strontium

Atomic number 38

Minerals


*Magnium was Davy’s preference for naming magnesium.

In the seventeenth century, we saw alchemists performing experiments with minerals; in these centuries we see physicians and chemists doing the same work, but with less mysticism.

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