32-Column Periodic Table

Welcome to the Table!


Specifically, the Periodic Table of Elements. Please join WC in welcoming Nihonium, Moscovium, Tennessine and Oganesson,  elements 113, 115, 117, and 118. Nihonium, will abbreviated Nh, and was submitted by Japanese researchers. The name comes from ‘Nihon,’ the Japanese word for Japan. Moscovium (Mc) and Tennessine (Ts) were named by a team of scientists from Russia and…

Anatol France, born François-Anatole Thibault. Photo 1921

A Few Words from Anatole France


WC isn’t really much of a fan of things French. Some might blame the dislike on the shabby treatment WC got on a trip down the Rhine in 1975. But WC has always made an exception for Anatole France, the Nobel Prize-winning author, poet, playwright and philosopher who brightened French literature from 1844 to 1924.…