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Copper is a chemical element with symbol Cu (from Latin: cuprum) and atomic number 29. .... The largest mass of elemental copper discovered weighed 420 tonnes and was found in 1857 on the Keweenaw P...

History of Copper | Copper Alliance

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Copper is man's oldest metal, dating back more than 10,000 years. A copper pendant discovered in what is now northern Iraq has been dated to about 8,700 ...

Who discovered the element copper? | Reference.com

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There is no definitive answer for who actually discovered copper, but archaeological evidence does show that copper has likely been used by ancient people for ...

Copper»historical information [WebElements Periodic Table]

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The discovery of copper dates from prehistoric times. There are reports of copper beads dating back to 9000BC found in Iraq. Methods for refining copper from its ...

Copper - Element information, properties and uses | Periodic Table

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Discovery date, Prehistoric. Discovered by, -. Origin of the name, The name is derived from the Old English name 'coper' in turn derived from the Latin 'Cyprium  ...

It's Elemental - The Element Copper

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Archaeological evidence suggests that people have been using copper for at least 11,000 years. Relatively easy to mine and refine, people discovered methods ...

Questions and Answers - Who discovered the elements?

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Who discovered the element gold, silver, copper, neon, etc...? Below is a list of all of the known elements, who they were discovered by and the year they were ...

Copper - Chemicool

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Of all the metals, copper is the one most likely to be found in its native state, often released by the chemical reaction of its ores.

Who Discovered Copper?

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Copper has the distinction of being the first metal ever discovered and used by man. This, of course, is extrapolated from evidential findings by archaeologists as  ...

An Attempt to Uncover the Mystery of Who Discovered Copper - Buzzle

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Aug 25, 2016 ... Are you aware that copper is one of the very first metals discovered by man? Read on to find out more about how this metal was discovered ...

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How was copper discovered? | Reference.com

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The exact nature of copper's discovery is unknown, and historians do not know who first discovered it. People have used copper for a very long time, and along ...

Copper History | Discovery and Early Uses - The Balance

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Jan 31, 2016 ... Copper is considered to be one of the first metals to be used by humans. The main reason for its early discovery and use is that copper can ...

Copper: An Ancient Metal - Dartmouth Toxic Metals Superfund ...

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Nov 18, 2010 ... Next, casting of molten copper into molds was developed. At some point humans discovered copper ore and — possibly by accident — that the ...