Abundance of Elements in the Universe, Earth and Us!
This infographic shows the natural abundance of those elements in the universe, inside the Earth, in the Earth’s crust, in the oceans, in the atmosphere, and in us.
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The noble gases on the right of the table are most common in our atmosphere and in space.
<div>The Earth and the oceans have more of the reactive elements like Na and Cl, those in the farthest left and nearly farthest right columns.</div>
<div>Look at the periodic table for the universe and see that the square for hydrogen is nearly black. Hydrogen is by far the most common element in the universe, and making heavier elements requires nuclear fusion in the heart of a star. It’s cool to see visual reminders of that basic fact, that the elements we rely on have all been built by stars.</div>
The Earth&apos;s Crust is mostly Oxygen and Silicon<br />
The entire Earth is made mostly of Iron, Oxygen, Silicon and Magnesium<br />
The atmosphere is mostly made of Nitrogen and Oxygen.<br />
<div>Can you find your Birthday Elements (month/day) in any of these six areas (universe, ocean, earth, atmosphere,earth's crust, human body)?</div>

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