Pytheas of Massalia was a Greek geographer and explorer from the Greek
colony of Massalia ... He is the first person on record to describe the Midnight Sun
. ... Pliny says that Timaeus (born about 3...
The discoverer of tin is unknown. However, this element dates back to ancient
times. The chemical symbol for tin is Sn, and it has an atomic number of...
An answer to the question: A list of the elements and who discovered them. ... as
gold, silver and iron, have been known since ancient times, so it is impossible to
credit a single person for their discovery. .... Tin, Known since ancient times ?
Element Tin (Sn), Group 14, Atomic Number 50, p-block, Mass 118.710. ... Tin
Element - Visual Elements Periodic Table. Discovery date, approx 2100BC.
Before the discovery of bronze, many metal items were made out of copper. ....
First, the metal to be plated can simply be dipped in molten (liquid) tin and then ...
Jun 21, 2012 ... Since man first discovered copper (Around 9000BC), a naturally ... The discovery
of Bronze (an alloy of copper and tin) changed the way that ...
The development of civilisation has relied heavily on the discovery of metals. ... (5
) Tin, (ca) 1750BC - First smelted in combination with copper around 3500 BC ...
But was Benjamin Franklin really the first person to discover electricity? Maybe
not! At the turn ... The clay pot contained copper plates, tin alloy, and an iron rod.
A copper pendant discovered in what is now northern Iraq has been dated to
about ... Bronze is an alloy of copper and tin, aluminum, silicon, and beryllium.
Although elements such as gold, silver, tin, copper, lead and mercury have been
known since antiquity, the first scientific discovery of an element occurred in ...