Voyager Elements

Gold

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What is Gold:  Gold is a yellow to a pale whitish-yellow metal with the formula Au. It has a metallic luster, a hardness of 2.5 to 3, and an atomic number of 79 on the periodic table.  The majority of gold produced nowadays is used in the production of jewelry. However, gold emerged as an essential industrial metal in the late twentieth century because of its better electrical conductivity and corrosion resistance. Gold serves vital tasks in computers, communications equipment, spacecraft, jet aircraft engines, and various other items. Although gold is essential in industry and the arts, it also has...

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Vanadium

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Vanadium is relatively abundant as it can be found in over 200  different minerals but is rarely found as a free element. 

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IMA-recognized Minerals that include essential Vanadium

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Minerals that include essential Vanadium

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