|01||01||The Story Of Quicksilver||20010731||20020313|
Adam Hart-davis on the stories behind the discovery of four elements.
He uncovers a fiendish murder at the Tower of London as he tells the story of the magical and monstrous element mercury.
|01||02||The Core Of Life||20010807||20020320|
He investigates carbon.
|01||03||The Legend Of Devil's Copper||20010814||20020327|
He tells the story of nickel, which has come to dominate industry, medicine and the home.
|01||04 LAST||Oxygen's Poisonous Life Force||20010821||20020403|
He tells how oxygen was first isolated by three chemists, in three different countries, at the same time.