By Ashleigh Melinda Hester
What is it?
Nickel is a chemical element, with a chemical symbol Ni and the atomic number is 28. The item looks like a silvery-White metal with a tint of gold.
The melting point is1,455 °C
The atomic weight and mass is 58.6934 ± 0.0002
The element nickel is radioactive
The element nickel is a metal
The element nickel is a solid
Who discover the element " Nickel" ?
Axel Fredrik Cronstedt was a Swedish mineralogist and chemist. He discovered the element nickel in 1751 as a mining expert with the Bureau of Mines.
What are its uses?
Is iit safe, stable, dangerous, flammable etc ?
Value and Abundance
Iron is the most abundant element in metallic meteorites, followed by the element Nickel. The nickel cost $0.76 per 100 grams, so there for it would be a good value.
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