Connections

Photo by Pixabay on Pexels.com You know, the Owl said, there is a reason, a reason why the planets are the shape they are, all different, and made of different elements, all of them. The function dictates the shape, and the matter in them. But, he continued, there is more: what applies to the solar … Continue reading Connections

Ambushed

  I know they are there, well hidden, but making sure I am aware of their presence, just in case I was about to forget. This is tyranny, being on an apparent lose leach, but one that can be shortened at no notice: suddenly the pain, the endless despair. I see a glimmer of blue … Continue reading Ambushed

#AtoZChallenge2015: Zn, for Zinc

Today is the last post of this 2015 AtoZAprilChallenge, and it's about this marvellous element Zinc, symbol Zn, and number 30 on the elements periodic table. Zinc has many fantastic properties, and is a major component of living things. "Zinc, in commerce also spelter, is a chemical element with symbol Zn and atomic number 30. It is the first element … Continue reading #AtoZChallenge2015: Zn, for Zinc

#AtoZAprilChallenge: Organic

 The term Organic may refer to an organism, or living entity, or to an organ. Wikipedia lists Organic references in: Chemistry (carbon-based chemistry, chemistry of carbon-based compounds), Agriculture and Farming (organic agriculture “conducted according to certain standards, especially the use of methods of fertilisation and pest control”, organic horticulture, organic food), Computing (organic computer built … Continue reading #AtoZAprilChallenge: Organic