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2019 International Year of the Periodic Table - Set

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  • 17.01.2019
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  • 35.5 x 24.5 mm
  • Tarifa A2
About 2019 International Year of the Periodic Table

Why dedicate a stamp to the periodic table? Some people will think that it is like celebrating the list of the Gothic kings, the multiplication tables or the capitals of Africa. However, there are many reasons to dedicate a seal to the periodic table, which has become one of the most recognized and universal icons of science. And there is no simpler, visual and complete way to show the elements of which all things are made. If some day we had contact with an extraterrestrial civilization, the periodic table would be one of the common achievements that we would share, because it is the alphabet with which the language of science is made that goes beyond languages ​​and borders.

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