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Rediscovery of the Elements: Mineral Waters and Spectroscopy

Rediscovery of the Elements: Mineral Waters and Spectroscopy

Date: Autumn 2008
Creator: Marshall, James L., 1940- & Marshall, Virginia R.
Description: Article describing the career of Robert Bunsen and the history of spectroscopy and its use in mineral analysis. The discovery of cesium and rubidium using spectroscopy on mineral water is included. In addition, the authors offer tourist information regarding locations pertinent to Bunsen and certain mineral water springs.
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Rediscovery of the Elements: Niobium and Tantalum

Rediscovery of the Elements: Niobium and Tantalum

Date: Autumn 2013
Creator: Marshall, James L., 1940- & Marshall, Virginia R.
Description: Article describing the discovery of niobium and tantalum. Tourist information regarding locations significant to these discoveries are included.
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Rediscovery of the Elements: Phlogiston and Lavoisier

Rediscovery of the Elements: Phlogiston and Lavoisier

Date: Spring 2005
Creator: Marshall, James L., 1940- & Marshall, Virginia R.
Description: Article describing the rise and fall of the eighteenth century idea of phlogiston. Tourist information is provided regarding pertinent areas of phlogiston's history.
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Rediscovery of the Elements: Phosphorus

Rediscovery of the Elements: Phosphorus

Date: Spring 2013
Creator: Marshall, James L., 1940- & Marshall, Virginia R.
Description: Article describing the discovery of phosphorus in 1669 by an alchemist searching for the philosopher's stone, and its use a century later by Lavoisier to help usher in the era of modern chemistry. Tourist information regarding sites pertinent to this history are included.
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Rediscovery of the Elements: The Harz Mountains and Göttingen

Rediscovery of the Elements: The Harz Mountains and Göttingen

Date: Spring 2012
Creator: Marshall, James L., 1940- & Marshall, Virginia R.
Description: Article describing the importance of the Harz Mountains and the University of Göttingen in the discovery of cadmium and thallium. Tourist information regarding the area is included.
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Rediscovery of the Elements: The Periodic Table

Rediscovery of the Elements: The Periodic Table

Date: Summer 2007
Creator: Marshall, James L., 1940- & Marshall, Virginia R.
Description: Article recounting the history of the development of the Periodic Table. Sites pertinent to this development were visited by the authors, who provide related tourist information.
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Rediscovery of the Elements: The Road to Karlsruhe

Rediscovery of the Elements: The Road to Karlsruhe

Date: Spring 2007
Creator: Marshall, James L., 1940- & Marshall, Virginia R.
Description: Article describing the history of atomic weight and the events leading up to the Karlsruhe Congress of chemists. The authors visited several sites pertinent to these events and offer tourist information.
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Rediscovery of the Elements: The Second Discovery of Vanadium

Rediscovery of the Elements: The Second Discovery of Vanadium

Date: Autumn 2004
Creator: Marshall, James L., 1940- & Marshall, Virginia R.
Description: Article describing how vanadium was "rediscovered" in Sweden and found to be identical to del Rio's sample. Includes tourist information regarding areas relevant to this portion of vanadium's history.
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The Story Behind the Cover

The Story Behind the Cover

Date: Autumn 2008
Creator: Marshall, James L., 1940- & Marshall, Virginia R.
Description: Article explaining the front cover of issue 3 of volume 99 of The Hexagon, which features a painting of mice around a Bunsen burner. James Marshall discusses the picture and how it relates to the history of chemistry.
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