Twelve interesting facts about gold you didn’t know

Olympic gold medals

7. 1912 was the last year of making Olympic gold medals with pure gold, now the Olympic gold medals are only plated with gold.


8. Gold is one of the world’s heaviest metals, the density of gold is very high, about 19.3kg/m3, it is about twice as heavy as the same volume of silver, lead, tin.

9. South Africa is the biggest producer of gold. In 1970, South Africa’s gold output accounted for more than two-thirds of global output.

Greeks gold

10. Gold is so beautiful and scarce. Early Greeks believed that gold is the conjugate of sunlight with water.


11. If you were a Dubai resident and can lose 2kg weight in one month, you can gain two grams of gold.

12. I said people are crazy with gold, so someone invited Gold FacialGold Toilet Paper and Gold Poop.

Related Video: The Secret World of Gold

3 thoughts on “Twelve interesting facts about gold you didn’t know

  1. When gas powered automobiles started coming around, I’m sure those were pretty inconvenient (not like there was a gas station on every corner right off the bat) and expensive compared to the alternatives. The Volt is hopefully the first step of many into making electric car driving practical, affordable and efficient. Nobody is expecting everybody out there to jump on the bandwagon, but I think focusing on the progress is just as important as focusing on the deficiencies

  2. – – -« Je ne fais pourtant de tort à personne,En suivant les ch’mins qui n’mènent pas à Rome,Mais les brav’s gens n’aiment pas queL’on suive une autre route qu’eux… »

Leave a comment

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *