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Posts tagged sulfur

March 14, 2017

 

When bismuth combines with trace amounts of sulfur in a person's saliva and gastrointestinal tract, it can make their tongue and stool turn black.

Upset Stomach, Upset-Looking Tongue

How can your tongue turn black after having a stomach illness?

July 15, 2013

 

Have you ever seen a tube worm?

All About Tube Worms

Tube worms eat vile things such as sulfur without complaining, and still manage to survive with flare.

April 16, 2013

 

Make sure to be safe when lighting matches.

Matches

Have you ever had a problem getting a match to light?

August 15, 2011

 

True Love And Garlic

Why don't tooth-brushing and mouthwash really help? Why makes garlic so persistently stinky?

June 28, 2011

 

Missing Chromium: Inside Earth’s Crust

The Earth is made up of plenty of elements but Chromium is uncommon. This has scientists puzzled.

August 26, 2006

 

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Superballs!

Ever wonder what makes super balls so super bouncy?

January 16, 2004

 

Acid Rain

Learn about all the chemicals found in rainwater, on this Moment of Science.

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