IYPT 2019 Elements 008: Oxygen: respiration and rocket fuel

Element number 8 in our International Year of the Periodic Table series is oxygen. Oxygen is a paramagnetic gas which is essential for respiration of living things, and also finds use as a rocket fuel. Oxygen is a magnetic gas, though this isn’t something that’s demonstrable in the gaseous state. However, if oxygen is cooled […]

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