How to Dissolve Gold in Aqua Regia?

Answer Discovered around 800 A.D. by Iranian alchemist Abu Musa Jabir ebn Hayyan, aqua regia is a corrosive mixture of acids used to refine precious metals. "Royal water" in Latin, aqua regia is also used... Read More »

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How to Dissolve Gold?

Aqua Regia, quite simply, is the term for the chemical component created when you combine nitric acid and maximum-concentration (38%) hydrochloric acid. This chemical -- whose name derives from the... Read More »

What happens to the gold in the stomach when we eat Gold Dosa, the recent novelty of Dosa wrapped in gold foil?

Nothing happens. The gold used is incredably thin and has very little strength so the gold is broken into tiny fragments during chewing and digestion. If the gold is 18 to 24 carot then it will not... Read More »

Aussies,will you be joining The Gold Rush to Kalgoorlie WA after 27kg gold nugget found?

No. I'll give it a miss.I tried prospecting with a new fangled White metal detector butdidn't have the patience to stick with it.But I did end up with $500.00 worth of small gold nuggets.I traded a... Read More »

How often should you do Aqua-Chi?

On One Hand: Recognized BenefitsIf you have been lacking energy or just simply need to rejuvenate your body, then Aqua-Chi might be for you. In order for the body to be healthy, it has to be free o... Read More »