BORON

by ADVILQUEEN (aka Sam Vousden)

Factsssssssssss (apparently these are important.)

  • It's atomic number is 5
  • It's density is 2.37 grams per cubic centimeter
  • It starts melting at 2348 K
  • Boron's phase at room temperature is solid

Common Uses

  • Borax
  • Pyrotechnics
  • Other aerospace things
  • Supplements

It's Really Not That Boron (boring)

Two french scientists, Joseph-Louis Gay-Lusaac and Louis Jacques, discovered boron by combining boric acid and potassium. This isolated boron. Boron is a semi-metal and is solid at room temperature.

Some Rare Pics of Boron