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The first European reference to platinum appears in 1557 in the ... Ulloa also anticipated the discovery of platinum mines.

Platinum - Chemicool

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Discovery of Platinum. Platinum was discovered by South American peoples who produced artifacts of a white gold-platinum alloy.

It's Elemental - The Element Platinum

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The Element Platinum - Basic Physical and Historical Information.

Platinum

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Platinum was discovered in South America independently by Antonio de Ulloa in 1735 and by N. Wood in 1741, but it had been in use by pre-Columbian Indians ...

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Discovery and naming. The first known reference to platinum can be found in the writings of Italian physician, scholar, and poet Julius Caesar Scaliger ...

Chemical Elements.com - Platinum (Pt)

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Platinum at Chemical Elements.com. Basic Information | Atomic ... [Bohr Model of Platinum], Number of Energy ... Date of Discovery: 1735. Discoverer: Julius ...

History of PGM - PMM

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He also recognised platinum as a new element. In 1782, Lavoisier achieved the first true melting of platinum using oxygen, which had recently been discovered; ...

#78 - Platinum - Pt

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Origin of Name, From the Spanish word platina, meaning little silver. Date and Place of Discovery, In 1557 in Central America between Darien and Mexico.

Chemistry for Kids: Elements - Platinum - Ducksters

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Kids learn about the element platinum and its chemistry including atomic weight, atom, uses, sources, name, and discovery. Plus properties and characteristics ...

Facts About Platinum - Live Science

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Aug 23, 2013 ... Properties, sources and uses of the element platinum. ... Discovery: The metal was used by pre-Columbian Americans to make artifacts.

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Platinum»historical information [WebElements Periodic Table]

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Platinum was discovered by Antonio de Ulloa at 1735 in South America. ... Platinum is one of the elements which has an alchemical symbol, shown below ( right, ...

Platinum - Element information, properties and uses | Periodic Table

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Element Platinum (Pt), Group 10, Atomic Number 78, d-block, Mass 195.084. ... Discovery date, Known to native South Americans before Columbus, and taken ...

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Discovery and naming. The first known reference to platinum can be found in the writings of Italian physician, scholar, and poet Julius Caesar Scaliger ...