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Silver mining

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Silver mining is the resource extraction of silver by mining. Silver is found in native form very rarely as nuggets, but more usually combined with sulfur, arsenic , ...

Silver In History | The Silver Institute

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The mining of silver began some 5000 years ago. Silver was first mined in about 3000 B.C. in Anatolia (modern day Turkey). These early lodes were a valuable ...

Silver - Element information, properties and uses | Periodic Table

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Element Silver (Ag), Group 11, Atomic Number 47, d-block, Mass 107.868. Sources, facts, uses, scarcity (SRI), podcasts, alchemical symbols, videos and ...

Facts About Silver - Live Science

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Dec 11, 2014 ... A study published in September 2012 in the journal Astronomy and Astrophysics found that smaller stars that explodeproduce silver, while ...

Questions and Answers - Who discovered the elements?

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Who discovered the element gold, silver, copper, neon, etc. ... Some elements, such as gold, silver and iron, have been known since ancient times, so it is ...

Silver, Chemical Element - reaction, water, uses, elements, metal ...

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Archaeologists (scientists who study ancient civilizations) have found silver objects dating to about 3400 B.C. in Egypt. Drawings on some of the oldest pyramids ...

Silver in Space: Metal Found to Form in Distinct Star Explosions

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Sep 9, 2012 ... Rare heavy metals like silver and gold, however, need the most extreme stellar environments to form—found only during the explosions of ...

silver Facts, information, pictures | Encyclopedia.com articles about ...

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Archaeologists (scientists who study ancient civilizations) have found silver objects dating to about 3400 b.c. in Egypt. Drawings on some of the oldest pyramids ...

Chemistry for Kids: Elements - Silver - Ducksters

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Silver is a relatively rare element found in the Earth's crust. It is found both in its free form and in minerals such as argentite. It is often mined with other metal ores  ...

Where is the element silver found? | Reference.com

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The world's most prolific silver mines are in Peru, Chile, Bolivia, Mexico, Australia and the United States. Serbia and China also produce substantial amounts of ...

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Silver - Chemicool

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Nuggets of native silver metal can be found in minerals and sometimes in rivers; but they are rare. Despite native silver's rarity, very large pieces of it have been ...

Silver | Minerals Education Coalition

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Silver is found combined with a number of different elements to form a variety of minerals and ores. It is also found in very small amounts (called trace amounts) ...

Silver

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Silver is the 68th most abundant element in the Earth's crust and 65th in cosmic abundance. It is found in small quantities in many locations on Earth.