Did you know that if you were to purchase all the gold in the world, it would cost around $6,412,301,567,488?
How was Gold Discovered?
Fun fact: absolute pure gold is so soft it can be molded by hand.
How is Gold Used?
Did you know that the word gold comes from the old english word gelo, which means yellow?
Where can I find Gold?
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