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LAS VEGAS, Jan.
High-Style Products Include Tinted Mirror Tempered Glass Screen Protectors and More; "Shark Tank" Star to Introduce Products at January 7th Appearance LAS VEGAS, Jan.
LONDON, Nov. 27, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The platinum group metals (PGMs), platinum, palladium and rhodium, have significant catalytic properties.
NEW YORK, Nov.
Topical research report “Platinum-Group Metals: 2014 Market Review and Forecast” elaborated by Merchant Research & Consulting Ltd is now available at mcgroup.co.uk According to the study,
American will welcome US Airways Dividend Miles members, moving account balances into AAdvantage in the second quarter of 2015 FORT WORTH, Texas, Oct.
Platinum Cargo Logistics, Inc., one of the fastest growing companies in the freight forwarding and transportation industry, has opened a new licensee office in the Phoenix, AZ metro area.
Hertz, Dollar, Thrifty to become United's exclusive car rental partners CHICAGO, Oct.
Take the online tour of The 2014 Greenbuild LivingHome, designed to meet requirements for LEED v4 Platinum, Energy Star v3, and the new International WELL Building Institute’s certification
LOS ANGELES, Aug.
Antonio de Ulloa was born on January 12, 1716 in Seville. Ulloa enlisted with the Spanish Navy in 1733. In 1735, he was sent to Ecuador as a member of the French Geodesic Mission. The mission, led by Pierre Bouguer, was organized by the French Academy of Sciences to measure a degree of the meridian at the equator. He stayed in Ecuador for 9 years until 1744, during this stint; he discovered platinum with his partner, Jorge Juan. In 1745, he returned to Spain. However, while enroute to...
Platinum is a chemical element in the periodic table that has the symbol Pt and atomic number 78. A heavy, malleable, ductile, precious, gray-white transition metal, platinum is resistant to corrosion and occurs in some nickel and copper ores along with some native deposits. Platinum is used in jewelry, laboratory equipment, electrical contacts, dentistry, and anti-pollution devices in automobiles. Notable characteristics The metal is a beautiful silvery-white when pure, and malleable...
- Emitting flashes of light; glittering.