Roentgenium, “Periodic Table of Poetry” poem by Chicago poet Janet Kuypers

Roentgenium Janet Kuypers from the “Periodic Table of Poetry” series (#111, Rg) 7/2/13 Being in just the right place at just the right time is what getting what you want is all about. # Thirteen nuclear researchers bombarded Bismuth two oh nine with Nickel sixty four ions to make the Nickel penetrate the Bismuth nucleus, … Read more

Darmstadtium, poem from the “Periodic Table of Poetry” series by Chicago poet Janet Kuypers

Darmstadtium Janet Kuypers from the “Periodic Table of Poetry” series (#110, Ds) started 10/14/13, finished 10/15/13 Element one one zero in the periodic Table, Darmstadtium, originally didn’t have a name, so when the scientists gave a space-filler name to element one one zero they gave props to the Greeks and Latins by calling it Ununnilium. … Read more

“from Hydrogen to Nothing”, periodic table poem by Janet Kuypers

from Hydrogen to Nothing Janet Kuypers from the “ Periodic Table of Poetry” series (#085, At) (with references to the poem “Fantastic Car Crash”, 7/3/98) Love is like tap water, free flowing… Remember when you were little, just put a glass under the faucet and quench your thirst? Wait a minute, it’s not like that. … Read more