The Truth about Hydrogen

The Truth about Hydrogen

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This Is Not What an Atom Looks Like

This Is Not What an Atom Looks Like

Have you ever looked carefully at the intro for this show? I mean, really carefully. If you have, you might have noticed that there’s a diagram of an atom, with little electrons orbiting the nucleus. But here’s the thing: atoms don’t actually look like that....

Orbitals: Crash Course Chemistry #25

Orbitals: Crash Course Chemistry #25

We spend a lot of time thinking about atoms as looking like this. There’s a ball and there’s a stick, and there’s another ball and another stick. It’s just a bunch of balls stuck together by these little wooden bonds. Simple. Pretty easy to understand,...