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The team at periodicvideos has created a TED-Ed Lesson for every element of the periodic table. This one is about yttrium. It is found in moon rocks and bullet-proof glass. Come with us to Sweden to discover it.

In his excursion to Ytterby (Sweden), the land covered in snow, Pete visited a mine where yttrium was discovered, as well as 3 other elements. Which of these elements was not discovered in “the village of the four elements”?

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