White phosphorus exposed to air glows in the dark
Methane, CH4; is among the simplest organic compounds.
The tetrahedral structure of P4O10 and P4S10.
A stable diphosphene, a derivative of phosphorus(I).
Robert Boyle
Guano mining in the Central Chincha Islands, ca. 1860.
Mining of phosphate rock in Nauru
Match striking surface made of a mixture of red phosphorus, glue and ground glass. The glass powder is used to increase the friction.
Phosphorus explosion

Organophosphorus compounds are organic compounds containing phosphorus.

- Organophosphorus compound

Other applications include organophosphorus compounds in detergents, pesticides, and nerve agents.

- Phosphorus
White phosphorus exposed to air glows in the dark

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