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The Alchemists Had It Right? Fool’s Gold Pyrite May Hide Real Gold

Interesting Engineering

By  Loukia Papadopoulos

Jun 27, 2021 (Updated: Jun 27, 2021 10:51 EDT)

The mineral pyrite, also known as fool’s gold, is the most abundant sulfide mineral. The mineral’s metallic luster and pale brass-yellow hue give it a superficial resemblance to gold but it may hold more than just a resemblance to the precious metal.

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