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The History

Nickel was discovred in 1751 in Sweden by Axel Frederik Cronstedt. Nickel was named after a mineral called niccolite which it was found in.

The Basics

Nickel is an element with an atomic mass of 58.6934 and an atomic number of 28. It is located in Group 10 and Period 4 on the Periodic Table. It is classified as metallic and has a color of silver. It's symbol is Ni. It has a melting point of 1455 degrees celsius and a boiling point of 2913 degrees celsius.

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