What is Gold?

What is Gold?

This element has a wide range of applicable uses as a result of its low reactivity and high malleability which go well beyond the pure accumulation of...

What is Coal?

What is Coal?

This combustible rock has played an immense role in human activity and technology.

What is Barite?

What is Barite?

​The very name for this mineral comes from the Greek word for its its unusually heavy weight.​

What is Diamond?

What is Diamond?

Diamonds are incredibly durable and impossible to scratch through conventional means, but what are its practical uses in society?