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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...

2013-07-10 14:32:09

Researchers reveal a new technique to produce high strength metallic alloys, at a lower cost using less energy A team of researchers from the University of Rostock in Germany has developed a new way to rapidly produce high strength metallic alloys, at a lower cost using less energy than before. It's expected that this breakthrough will profoundly change how we produce components used in a diverse range of applications; including transport and medical devices. The research, which appears...


Latest Transition metals Reference Libraries

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2009-06-19 16:25:24

Aluminum (or aluminium) is a soft, lightweight, silvery metal. It is an element in the boron group on the periodic table of elements, with the symbol Al and atomic number 13. On the earth's crust, aluminum is the most abundant metal, and the third most abundant of all elements on the earth's crust, after oxygen and silicon. It accounts for 8% of the weight of the Earth's solid surface. Because aluminum is a highly reactive metal, it doesn't occur in nature in a pure form. Aluminum forms a...

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2005-05-26 12:12:27

Aurichalcite is a mineral, usually found as a secondary mineral in copper and zinc deposits. Its chemical formula is (Zn,Cu)5(CO3)2(OH)6. The name probably originates from the Greek oreichalchos meaning "mountain copper".

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2005-05-26 12:02:30

Cadmium is a chemical element in the periodic table that has the symbol Cd and atomic number 48. A relatively rare, soft, bluish-white, toxic transition metal, cadmium occurs with zinc ores and is used largely in batteries. Notable characteristics Cadmium is a soft, malleable, ductile, bluish-white bivalent metal which can be easily cut with a knife. It is similar in many respects to zinc but lends itself to more complex compounds. The most common oxidation state of cadmium is +2,...

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2005-05-26 11:18:13

Cobalt is a chemical element in the periodic table that has the symbol Co and atomic number 27. Notable characteristics Cobalt is a hard ferromagnetic silver-white element. The Curie temperature is of 1388 K with 1.6~1.7 Bohr magnetons per atom. It is frequently associated with nickel, and both are characteristic ingredients of meteoric iron. Mammals require small amounts of cobalt salts. Cobalt-60, an artificially produced radioactive isotope of cobalt, is an important radioactive...

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2005-05-26 11:10:00

Copper is a chemical element in the periodic table that has the symbol Cu and atomic number 29. Notable characteristics Copper is a reddish-coloured metal, with a high electrical and thermal conductivity (among pure metals at room temperature, only silver has a higher electrical conductivity). Copper may well be the oldest metal in use, as copper artifacts dating to 8700 BC have been found. Besides being part of various ores, copper can be found in the metallic form (i.e. native copper)...

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