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10 Surprising Facts About Gold

Is it really worth it's weight in...well gold

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Discovery Ed.

on the 23 Aug, 2012

Think you know gold? There's enough of it around... But where does it actually come from? How is it mined (or is it even mined these days? How much does it weigh? Why is it measured in Carats?

If you want the answers to these questions and more, flick through this gallery - or Dakota Fred will be coming for you!

Related Links:

Head to the Gold Rush!

Or underwater to meet the Gold Divers...

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