1886 Fluorine

The book of science

Tom Sharp

ParisHenri Moissan elements Fluorine


Atomic number 9

Unnatural stuff

The short history of the Anthropocene epoch includes stories of extreme barbarism, wantonness, and carelessness, but also gradual improvement, in spite of notable disasters, of our ability to control our material environment.

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Other readings:

  • Fluorum Fluorine,” Elementymology & Elements Multidict, by Peter van der Krogt