Game: The Carbon Core

What’s inside a carbon atom?

Aims

Discover what makes a carbon atom.

  • Subjects

    Chemistry, carbon, atomic structures

  • Media

    Flash game

About

What’s inside a carbon atom? Carbon is the most vital element for living beings. All living organisms are made up of compounds of carbon, so the carbon atom is an extremely important one! Even the stuff you scrape off burnt toast is mostly made up of carbon atoms. So what exactly is inside a carbon atom?