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The Periodic Table of Totally Awesome Elements

You know vibranium from Black Panther, of course. But that’s not the only element invented for pure entertainment value. We mined the depths of the internet for this superlegit, 100% scientific analysis of the most creative, not-at-all natural wonders. And if you want to argue that some of these are compounds or alloys or whatever, put down

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