I always try and find some cool facts about silver. Well over the past week I have done a lot of reading about silver, here are some facts that I did not know about.
The silver compound Silver Iodile (Agl) Is used in cloud seeding to produce rain
In ancient Egypt and Medieval Europe, silver was often more valuable than gold.
Silver is being put into paper used in the medical professions because of its antibiotic-like characteristics.
The transitional lenses in your glasses are made with Silver Halide, the lenses can change light transmissiin from 96% to 22% in less than a minute and effectively block 97% of damaging UV rays from sunlight.
Silver is the metal of the Moon.
King Henry II coined the first Silver currency in England around year 1158
About 1/3 of the silver produced world wide is used in Photography.