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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 strontium. Discover strontium with a trip to the village of Strontian, a flame test and some footage of nuclear explosions!

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See how the team make fireworks in the lab using Death Mix to celebrate Guy Fawkes Night, and also get a sneak peak of a video shot in the United States (in Alabama) of a bonfire started with a rocket.
For all the basics about strontium, check out the Visual Elements Periodic Table.
For some awesome photos and facts about strontium, check out The Elements by Theodore Gray.

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