Gold is a chemical element with symbol Au (from Latin: aurum) and atomic
number 79. In its purest form, it is a bright, slightly reddish yellow, dense, soft, ...
Jul 18, 2013 ... The Surprising Origin Of Earth's Gold. New observations suggest your jewelry
may have originated from colliding stars. Twinkle, twinkle!
Oct 29, 2015 ... Gold has long been one of the most rare and precious metals on Earth, since well
before humanity even knew what an element truly was.
Mar 30, 2016 ... Astronomers are zeroing in on the answer to one of science's most puzzling
questions: where did heavy elements, such as gold, originate?
Jul 17, 2013 ... Gold — atomic number 79, element symbol Au, the most widely beloved of the
precious metals — might have its origin in extremely rare and ...
Jul 17, 2013 ... Here's my story for the day, about the origin of gold. Wikipedia will tell you (at
least it did a minute ago) that gold comes from supernova ...
Mar 30, 2016 ... So you think the gold in your ring or watch came from a mine in Africa or Australia
? Well, think farther away. Much, much farther.
Looking for lode or placer deposits is that field of study which locates the current
resting place of gold, and raises the question: “How did the gold get there?
For another small article, see also NASA's Picture of the day -- On the Origin of
Gold. (R. Nemiroff & J, Bonnell) -- Where did the gold in your jewelry originate?
Gold at Chemical Elements.com. Basic Information ... Name Origin: From the Old
English word geolo (yellow) Symbol Origin: From the Latin word aurum (gold)