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The 2019 Platinum Predictions

Platinum didn’t exactly have a good 2018 and investors are wondering if it’s going to have a good 2019. Over the course of 2018, it didn’t shine as bright as palladium, its sister metal, for many reas…

The Outlook for Silver In 2019

In 2018, silver as an investment in the precious metals sector was among the biggest disappointments mainly because of its steep plunge in price. Many investors even expressed deep concerns about silv…

Titanium: The Titan of Metals

“I am titanium!” This line from a bestselling pop song exemplifies titanium’s desirable qualities – as strong as steel, as light as aluminum, and as beautiful as platinum, metal-wise, which translates…

Silver – What You Need to Know

We are all familiar with silver, as it is the medal given in the Olympics. A precious metal, there is more to it than just a runner up award and the means to kill werewolves. Let’s take a closer look …

Interesting Facts about Tin

When the element tin is brought up, one immediately thinks of tin cans. The association remains strong even though cans today are comprised mainly of aluminum. Actually even the tin cans in the 1800s …

All About Niobium

Niobium was named after Niobe, daughter of King Tantalus who was transformed into stone while grieving over her dead offspring. Interesting name choice aside, the most notable characteristic of niobiu…

A Guide to Nickel

Nickel looks like a typical metal with its silvery white color, but its properties make it more versatile than other metallic elements. Its hardness, ductility, strength and resistance to corrosion an…

What is Molybdenum?

Molybdenum is one of those metallic elements that few people have heard about. Well it is a metal, silvery white in color, very corrosion resistant and ductile. One of the most notable characteristics…

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