In This Issue | Gold Redux
Gold is a fascinating mineral with numerous important and unique characteristics; from technology, ﬁnance, rarity, unique crystallography, jewelry and even into outer space, gold is unlike any other metal available to humanity. Since early civilizations such as the Egyptians, gold was highly sought after as a priceless and rare treasure.
Today gold is a unique technology metal with advanced scientiﬁc qualities that few, if any, other metal elements possess. In this issue, we feature gold as a metal, a mineral, and an element; a key ingredient to many facets of today’s society. We explore how it’s found, how it’s used, what it looks like, and why it is such a key component for modern technology including aerospace and medical devices.
From the microscope to the museum, gold is everywhere. You just need to know where to look.
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