‘Old Star, New elemental Tricks’, bonus “Periodic Table of Poetry” poem by Chicago poet Janet Kuypers

Old Star, New elemental Tricks Janet Kuypers bonus poem from the “Periodic Table of Poetry” series, with Arsenic (#033, As) and Selenium (#034, Se) 7/24/13 When the Big Bang first exploded, the only elements it could muster were hydrogen and helium and a smidgen of lithium and boron. Higher elements were only created after the … Read more

Boron from the Big Bang, “Periodic Table of Poetry” poem from Chicago poet Janet Kuypers

Boron from the Big Bang Janet Kuypers from the “Periodic Table of Poetry” series (#005, B) 3/21/13 The Higgs boson, the Higgs particle. The God particle, as some have called it. It’s an elusive elementary particle theorized about for nearly half a century. They call it the God particle because it might have created all … Read more