Meet the Elements

Elephants and almost every living thing are made of mostly four elements: carbon, nitrogen, hydrogen, and oxygen…but let They Might be Giants introduce the elements in their own inimitable musical way:

Thanks to GrrlScientist and several other people for alerting me to this song. It’s not quite got the same degree of gentle wit as Tom Lehrer’s Periodic Table song, but it’s a catchy tune and the video is just plain, good old-fashioned silly fun.

Author: David Bradley

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