What is the plasma in a plasma screen TV?

Answer It is neon and xenon with electricity applied to it when it's on.

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Is plasma in blood used in plasma screen televisiosns?

In plasma TVs, there are two layers of glass and in between them, there is a mixture of xenon and neon gases. When heated, the form the colors, different colors at different temperatures. Blood pla... Read More »

Can plasma screen tilted will it damage the plasma screen?

yes. most can tilt about 10 degrees back or forward, beyond that you're taking a big risk. never, EVER, lay a plasma tv flat. Even if you're moving it and it's turned off. The heavy glass can be... Read More »

Are sony plasma TVs a good choice for first time buyers of plasma TVs?

Sony TV's have been around for a long time. If you are a first time buyer of a plasma TV Sony is a reputable company and would offer many excellent choices for you.

What is the best television to buy, a L C D screen or a plasma screen . Size will be 37 or 42 inch?

I think the Plasma TVs are terrible and they don't hold up (after 2 years they need service).I have an LCD and it is awesome. I highly recommend the LCD.