Nylon | Chemistry: A Volatile History

Jim Al-Khalili reveals the breakthroughs which harnessed elements' ability to release vast power, showing how scientists are trying to create new elements.

Clip Info
  • Clip length: 2'07''
  • Broadcast year: 2010
Curriculum Connection
  • Chemistry

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UK only
Staff and students of licensed education establishments only
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  • Provider: BBC
  • Channel: BBC Four
  • Programme: Chemistry: A Volatile History
  • Episode: The Power of the Elements