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If Olivia built a one-ton gold bathroom, would she call it Olivia’s new ton john?

Gold weighs 1185 pounds per cubic foot.

The boiling point of gold is 4720 degrees Fahrenheit. 

About 20 percent of all gold has been used in jewelry.

Of course the infamous golden watch is often given to those retiring, and also used for when you're ready to retire for the night.

gold watch

The specific gravity of pure gold is about 19.3.

The common name for pyrite is fools gold.  

Gold's atomic number is 79.  Gold's atomic volume is 10.2.  Its atomic weight is 197.2 and its electron configuration is 2-8-18-32-18-1 (hike).  

How much gold is in one ton of seawater? 
About 1 grain. 

How much gold is there in the oceans?
About 10 billion tons.

What is the yearly increase in the worldwide supply of gold? 
1420 tons.

Gold baseball field

If you took all the gold ever produced, it would be the size of a baseball infield (90' by 90' by 90')...

or fill no more than 30 large railroad boxcars...

or make a 3 3/4 foot thick slab as big as a football field.

Scientists believe gold exists on Mercury, Mars, and Venus.

Au is the chemical designation for gold.

While researching the Legend of the Lost Dutchman for the Goldbuster Guidebook that accompanied the Superstition Gold album, DoubleTake found many things about Gold.  NOTE: MANY OF THE WEB PAGES USED IN THE GOLD 'N STUFF SECTION HAVE BEEN TAKEN FROM THE GUIDEBOOK, BUT HAVE BEEN EDITED FOR THE INTERNET AND DO NOT NECESSARILY USE IN"CLUE" INFORMATION ABOUT THE DT'S SEARCH FOR THE GOLD.
Use the links below to find out more about what DT found.

GOLD 'N TRIVIA

AL CHEMY & HIS BANDS OF GOLD

GOLDEN GRATES, BRIDGES GENERAL HISTORY

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BACK TO THE MINER LEAGUES

GOLD USES AND ABUSES ... or ... APPLICATIONS BEING EXCEPTED

BEAR MARKETS ... or ... PAWS FOR THE CLAWS

FLASH IN THE PANS & OTHER GOLD DIGGERS

GOLD SPOTS AROUND THE GOLDEN GLOBE

GOLDEN DO LITTLE'S - ANIMALS

 

 

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