• Question: Do you know how many scientific chemical compounds there are in the world

    Asked by Jally to Huma, Jack, Lucy, Miranda, Peter on 18 Nov 2016.
    • Photo: Peter Boorman

      Peter Boorman answered on 18 Nov 2016:

      Hi Jally,

      I don’t think anyone really knows the exact number, because there are potentially still some elements that aren’t known yet, which make up chemical compounds!