Andy and Oly - Mercury
Exploring mercury - from thermometers to syphilis!
About this video
The most beautiful metal.
The Ri's very own Andrew Marmery and Olympia Brown celebrate filming the Christmas Lectures by sharing their love of element number 80.
Each day in December, we'll publish a new video revealing the elements that really excite and inspire people. For an exclusive first look at the latest video visit the Ri's Online Advent Calendar.
- Royal Institution, London
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- The Theatre
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- My Favourite Element
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Picking from the Periodic Table: what's your favourite element, and why?