In the new children’s book “Wonderful Life With Elements”, Japanese artist Bunpei Yorifuji renders each of the 118 known elements in cartoon form. Lithium is something of a Crispin Glover. Carbon is a bearded hippy. Curious about Berkelium.
I immediately ordered a copy.
More on this wonderfully bizarre book: http://www.brainpickings.org/index.php/2012/09/18/wonderful-life-with-the-elements-bunpei-yorifuji/