Are the pins in computer processes really gold, or are they just gold plated?

Answer That depends. Now-A-Days they are only gold plated for cost reasons, thats why components are now priced cheaper. Back in the day, processors & such were made of 24 carat gold & were expensive. Whe... Read More »

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Is there a difference between 14kt gold and solid gold?

24 karat gold is pure, "solid" gold. It has not been mixed with any other metals; it is not an alloy. However, being solid gold, it is _very_ malleable. 24 karat gold may be a great financial in... Read More »

Is There Such A Thing As Rainbow Contacts?

I have one problem with contacts of this kind... The ink they use tends to block some of your vision if you naturally have large pupals...I tried contacts like this once and found I could not drive... Read More »

Are Olympic medals really made of gold?

According to CNBC, Olympic gold medals contain just 7.5 percent gold, or six grams. The price of gold makes casting the medals entirely out of gold cost prohibitive. Iin 2010 those six grams of gol... Read More »

Are the Olympic medals really gold, silver& bronze?

Olympic medals must contain some gold, silver and copper, but are also made with other materials. The composition is decided by the host country's organization. The Olympics in Vancouver included 4... Read More »