Only found in the Carbon family and Period 3!
Where to find Silicon in Nature.
Silicon is not found free in nature but is found in the sun and stars. Silicon also makes 25.7% of the Earth's crust by weight.
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Silicon - The Internet's Favorite Element: Crash Course Chemistry #35
poster was made by Madisen Mccance on, 17 December 2014.