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Article - 7 Feb 2003
In 1790, Strontium (Sr) was discovered by Adair Crawford. However, only in 1808, the element was isolated through electrolysis by Davy.
Article - 17 Jul 2001
Sir Humphrey Davy discovered barium as an element in 1808. In its elemental form it is soft and silvery white resembling lead. It belongs to the alkaline earth group and is chemically similar to...
Article - 29 Jul 2001
Black was the first person to recognize magnesium (Mg) as an element in 1755. Later, in 1808, Davy isolated this element by evaporating mercury from a magnesium amalgam.
Article - 23 Jul 2001
Metallic zinc was produced in India by reducing calamine with organic substances like wool, in the 13th century A.D. Marggraf rediscovered zinc in 1746 and showed that metallic zinc could also be...
Article - 28 Jul 2001
Although lead occurs as such in nature, it is rare. Lead is chiefly obtained from galena (PbS) through the process of roasting.
News - 9 Jan 2018
Researchers have now developed a method for depositing small amounts of energetic materials (explosives, pyrotechnics and propellants), employing the same technology as an inkjet printer.
News - 2 Apr 2014
American University chemistry researchers and scientists at the National Institute of Standards and Technology discovered a way to improve a test that gauges how well upholstered furniture can resist...
News - 24 Feb 2012
The operation of Lockheed Martin in Pinellas Park has officially announced the opening of a new 57,000 square foot manufacturing plant for producing aircraft canopy parts for the F-35 Lighting II...
News - 13 Sep 2010
ESM is pleased to announce the groundbreaking of the newest Atomized Magnesium Metal Powder production facility in North America.
ESM has received the permit to build a new Magnesium powder...