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The Alkali Metals: Part 2

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A series of short, fun videos exploring the chemistry of the alkali metals, taken from a lecture by Dr. Peter Wothers at the University of Cambridge.
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The Alkali Metals: 13 - Compounds of sodium and nitrogen  - Sodium Azide

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Duration 00:04:28 time (hh:mm:ss)

The Alkali Metals: 14 - Reaction of sodium with the air

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Duration 00:00:47 time (hh:mm:ss)

The Alkali Metals: 15 - Compounds of sodium and oxygen

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Duration 00:02:28 time (hh:mm:ss)

The Alkali Metals: 16 - Reaction of potassium with the air

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Duration 00:00:30 time (hh:mm:ss)

The Alkali Metals: 17 - Compounds of potassium and oxygen

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Duration 00:03:25 time (hh:mm:ss)

The Alkali Metals: 18 - Reaction of potassium superoxide with lithium

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Duration 00:02:04 time (hh:mm:ss)

The Alkali Metals: 19 - Reactions of rubidium and caesium with the air

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Duration 00:01:38 time (hh:mm:ss)

The Alkali Metals: 20 - Reactions of the alkali metals with water

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Duration 00:06:17 time (hh:mm:ss)

The Alkali Metals: 21 - Occurence of the Alkali Metals in nature

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Duration 00:03:11 time (hh:mm:ss)

The Alkali Metals: 22 - Reaction of sodium and chlorine

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Duration 00:01:52 time (hh:mm:ss)

The Alkali Metals: 23 - Reaction of potassium and iodine

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Duration 00:01:41 time (hh:mm:ss)

The Alkali Metals: 24 - Compounds in medicines and batteries

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Duration 00:01:47 time (hh:mm:ss)

The Alkali Metals: 25 - Reaction of sodium and sulphur

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Duration 00:01:43 time (hh:mm:ss)

The Alkali Metals: 26 - Summary and Finale

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Duration 00:04:19 time (hh:mm:ss)

Using sodium peroxide to provide oxygen to burn some cereal!

From the Peter Wothers lecture series - The Alkali Metals