The Hexagon, Volume 99, Number 2, Summer 2008

The Hexagon, Volume 99, Number 2, Summer 2008

Date: Summer 2008
Creator: Alpha Chi Sigma
Description: Quarterly publication of the Alpha Chi Sigma chemistry fraternity containing articles related to chemistry research and the activities of the organization, including local chapters and groups.
Contributing Partner: UNT Libraries
Rediscovery of the Elements: Klaproth

Rediscovery of the Elements: Klaproth

Date: Summer 2008
Creator: Marshall, James L., 1940- & Marshall, Virginia R.
Description: Article describing the life and career of Martin Heinrich Klaproth, including his discoveries of uranium and zirconium. Tourist information regarding locations significant to his history is included.
Contributing Partner: UNT College of Arts and Sciences
Rediscovery of the Elements: Agricola

Rediscovery of the Elements: Agricola

Date: Autumn 2005
Creator: Marshall, James L., 1940- & Marshall, Virginia R.
Description: Article describing the career and discoveries of Georgius Agricola. Tourist information regarding locations important to his life are visited and discussed.
Contributing Partner: UNT College of Arts and Sciences
Rediscovery of the Elements: Paracelsus

Rediscovery of the Elements: Paracelsus

Date: Winter 2005
Creator: Marshall, James L., 1940- & Marshall, Virginia R.
Description: Article describing the career and discoveries of Phillippus Aureolus Theophrastus Paracelsus Bombastus von Hohenheim. Tourist information regarding locations important to his life are visited and discussed.
Contributing Partner: UNT College of Arts and Sciences
Rediscovery of the Elements: Phosphoro di Bologna

Rediscovery of the Elements: Phosphoro di Bologna

Date: Summer 2002
Creator: Marshall, James L., 1940- & Marshall, Virginia R.
Description: Article recounting a visit to sites related to the discovery of phosphorescent stone (barium sulfide) in Bologna, Italy. Maps with driving directions are included.
Contributing Partner: UNT College of Arts and Sciences
Rediscovery of the Elements: Montpellier and Bromine

Rediscovery of the Elements: Montpellier and Bromine

Date: Autumn 2001
Creator: Marshall, James L., 1940- & Marshall, Virginia R.
Description: Article recounting the history of the element Bromine, including its discovery in the salt lagoons of the Montpellier region of France by Antoine-JeĢrome Balard. Maps of the region and of Balard's birthplace are presented.
Contributing Partner: UNT College of Arts and Sciences
Rediscovery of the Elements: Riddarhyttan, Sweden

Rediscovery of the Elements: Riddarhyttan, Sweden

Date: Spring 2003
Creator: Marshall, James L., 1940- & Marshall, Virginia R.
Description: Article describing the authors' tour through Riddarhyttan, Sweden, to visit the areas where cerium and cobalt were discovered. Maps and photographs of pertinent locations are located as well as a history of the area and the elements discovered there.
Contributing Partner: UNT College of Arts and Sciences
Rediscovery of the Elements: Althofen, Austria and Auer von Welsbach

Rediscovery of the Elements: Althofen, Austria and Auer von Welsbach

Date: Spring 2002
Creator: Marshall, James L., 1940- & Marshall, Virginia R.
Description: Article recounting a visit to sites related to Baron Carl Auer von Welsbach, discoverer of lutetium and ytterbium and inventor of the incandescent "Welsbach mantle." Maps and tourist information are provided regarding the Welsbach Museum in Treibach, Austria.
Contributing Partner: UNT College of Arts and Sciences
Rediscovery of the Elements: Thorium

Rediscovery of the Elements: Thorium

Date: Winter 2001
Creator: Marshall, James L., 1940- & Marshall, Virginia R.
Description: Article recounting the discovery of the element Thorium in Norway by Hans Morten Thrane Esmark. Maps and tourist information regarding the area are provided.
Contributing Partner: UNT College of Arts and Sciences
Rediscovery of the Elements: Strontium

Rediscovery of the Elements: Strontium

Date: Autumn 2002
Creator: Marshall, James L., 1940- & Marshall, Virginia R.
Description: Article describing the history of the element strontium from its discovery in Strontian, Scotland, to its early uses in English medicine. Maps with directions and photographs of pertinent locations are included.
Contributing Partner: UNT College of Arts and Sciences
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