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By Bunpei Yorifuji

Get to grasp the Elements!

From the intense brain of eastern artist Bunpei Yorifuji comes Wonderful lifestyles with the Elements, an illustrated advisor to the periodic desk that provides chemistry a pleasant face.

In this super periodic desk, each point is a different personality whose houses are represented visually: heavy parts are fats, man-made parts are robots, and noble gases game amazing afros. each element is critical, from the size of an element's beard to the garments on its again. you are going to additionally know about every one element's discovery, its universal makes use of, and different very important stats like even if it floats—or explodes—in water.

Why trouble trudging via a standard periodic desk? during this periodic paradise, the weather are humans too. And as soon as you have got met them, you are going to always remember them.

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