Silver

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Silver

SILVER (AG) Slaying wearwolfs since 1129. If you want bling, then silvers your thing!

A single grain of silver (~65 mg) can be pressed into a sheet 150 times thinner than the average sheet of paper.

The words for 'silver' and 'money' are the same in fourteen languages or more.

Only gold is more ductile than silver. An ounce of silver can be drawn into a wire 8,000 feet long.

Period on table: 5Boiling Point: 3294 FMelting Point: 1763.2 FClassification: Transition MetalFamily: Group 11

Nobody knows who discovered silver. Its been known of since around 3000 A.D

Nevada produces one third of US silver.

Cost per gram: $0.53Per Ounce: $16.62Per pound: $265.92Per liter: $585.02

The normal phase of silver is solid at room temperature

•Silver sticks to fish gills, potentially choking them to death•Silver is toxic to all living cells•Silver disturbs bacterial activity when cleaning sewage•Silver contributes to antibiotic resistance•Silver is intimately associated with environmental contamination of other toxic heavy metals such as mercury and lead


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