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Alternative Periodic Tables (Updated. Now with a Final Thought!)

There’s an article in the current issue of Nature Chemistry that discusses some alternative ways of depicting the periodicity of the elements. There’s the IUPAC recognized Mendeleevian periodic table that everyone knows. There’s probably 3 in eyesight of you right now, isn’t there?
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But how many alternative periodic tables can you think of.  Hint: there’s A LOT.  More below the jump.

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By April 26, 2009 88 comments general chemistry