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Tag Archives: metal
At the swimming pool this morning. It was almost freezing, but the water was warm, transforming the scene into an Icelandic hot tub. No changing rooms, all was done outside, by the pool, behind a veil of woven metal.
Chemically, gold is a transition metal, with symbol Au, of which a total of about 200.000 tonnes is in existence above ground. Rather rare. (…) The historical value of gold was rooted in its medium rarity, easy handling and minting, easy smelting, … Continue reading →