Atomic Theory and Structure

The Periodic Table of Elements

by Anthony Carpi, Ph.D.

Resources

The Periodic Table Challenge

Test your element know-how with this fill-in table.

Further Exploration

WebElements

M. Winter - A web classic. Extensive and up-to-date element details.

Periodic Tables on the Web

Chemdex - An extensive list of English and other-language tables on the web.

The Periodic Table of Comic Books

F. Holler, J. Selegue - A strip for every element!

Biography

Dmitri Mendeleev

Dmitri Mendeleev

Classics

Dmitri Mendeleev: Formulator of the Periodic Table

Royal Society of Chemistry - includes a recreation of Mendeleev's original table

The Periodic Law of the Chemical Elements

D. Mendeleev - text of 1889 Faraday lecture.

News & Events

Element 118 Created

National Geographic News

Element 107 and the Periodic Table

Science Daily

Current Science News

News from around the world of science.

Research

Google Scholar

Google - Research database allows searching of the scholarly literature.

Experiment!

David's Whizzy Table

Physics 2000 - Java applet simulates motion in the elements H thru Kr. Includes ionization potentials and emission spectra.

Next Generation Science Standards (NGSS)

Next Generation Science Standards: For States, By States

National Academies Press: A Framework for K-12 Science Education