Alternative Periodic Table
Posted Sep 21, 2012 | Original Sources: (1) Unknown, (2) Theodor Benfey, (3) J.F. Hyde
The periodic table of elements is so familiar to us that we tend to assume that it fell from heaven in the form in which it is traditionally displayed. Not so. There are several other meaningful ways to arrange the elements, as these versions of the spiral-based alternative periodic table beautifully demonstrate.