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2013-07-22 10:59:00

Green cars Climate friendly fuel cells for hydrogen cars have come one step closer. Researchers at the Department of Chemistry, University of Copenhagen, have shown how to build fuel cells that produce as much electricity as current models, but require markedly less of the rare and valuable precious metal platinum. Their discovery was published in the highly reputable periodical Nature Materials. Cheaper hydrogen cars with new fuel cell design Fuel cells ought to replace internal...

2013-07-16 23:01:04

Agora Commodities is the first nationally recognized gold, silver, platinum, and palladium dealer to accept bitcoin for payment of precious metals while simultaneously offering the lowest prices in the industry for many of the most popular low premium bullion items. Cheyenne, WY (PRWEB) July 16, 2013 With the recent influx of popularity regarding Bitcoin a few bullion dealers have begun to accept the new digital currency as payment for precious metals. Many of the dealers however have...

2013-07-13 23:00:31

The revelations by Edward Snowden about the illegal wiretapping being carried out by the U.S government have made it clear that privacy is a commodity that should be offered by every company. Agora Commodities is the first gold, silver, platinum, and palladium dealer accepting Bitcoin for bullion and also protecting customer privacy with encrypted email. Los Angeles, CA (PRWEB) July 13, 2013 With all the news recently about the NSA's unconstitutional spying of American citizens it is...

2013-07-12 23:01:54

WalkFit Platinum orthotics is a familiar name when foot insoles are discussed. ReviewsGod.com brings out a detailed WalkFit Platinum review to give insights on this product. New York, NY (PRWEB) July 12, 2013 WalkFit Platinum is a product which is meant to provide relief from all types of foot pain and associated problems. Pain related to ankles, back pain, knee problems which emerge due to wrong walking postures can also be treated using WalkFit Platinum. The WalkFit insoles can be...

2013-07-03 23:01:52

Agora Commodities is the first nationally recognized precious metals dealer to sell platinum for the radical new digital currency known as Bitcoin. San Diego, CA (PRWEB) July 03, 2013 The Bitcoin community spoke and Agora Commodites has answered its call. A common thread on bitcointalk, the largest forum for bitcoin related subjects, was that there was no bullion dealer accepting Bitcoin for platinum. Agora Commodiites is the the first bullion dealer to accept Bitcoin as certified...

2013-06-27 23:45:08

Platinum Supplemental Insurance is the exclusive sponsor of the 2013 Jet Air Dog Fight during the July 3 Air Show in Dubuque. Dubuque, Iowa (PRWEB) June 26, 2013 Platinum Supplemental Insurance is the exclusive sponsor of the 2013 Jet Air Dog Fight during the July 3 Air Show in Dubuque. The event, which takes place on July 3, 2013, will entertain an estimated 250,000 individuals with Vietnam era jets in a Dog-Fight over the Mississippi River. The Dog-Fight will feature Red Star versus The...

2013-06-27 00:20:06

The company will expand sales channels in new areas such as aerospace, aviation and new energy, and provide development support for existing customers in the medical, semiconductor and hard disk fields.Tokyo, June 27, 2013 - (ACN Newswire) - Furuya Metal Co., Ltd. announced that it will establish the wholly-owned subsidiary Furuya Metal Americas Incorporated in Manchester, New Hampshire for selling the company's products in the United States and will commence operation...

2013-06-20 23:19:41

Platinum Supplemental Insurance has recently promoted Ann Jegerlehner to Customer Service Team Lead. Dubuque, IA (PRWEB) June 20, 2013 Platinum Supplemental Insurance has recently promoted Ann Jegerlehner to Customer Service Team Lead in the customer service department. In her new position, she will be responsible for answering sales representative and customer questions about the company, its insurance policies and the claims process. Jegerlehner joined Platinum seven years ago as a sales...


Latest Platinum Reference Libraries

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2013-03-16 00:00:00

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...

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2005-05-25 18:52:44

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...

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This word comes the Latin 'lambere,' to lick.
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