Precious Metals Blog

The MGS Precious Metals Blog

Manhattan Gold & Silver is an industry leader in precious metal pricing and refining with more than 30 years of experience. During our time in the business, we’ve found the topic of precious metals to be a vast and interesting one. Here on our precious metals blog, we write in-depth posts about the science of precious metal refining, historical and modern uses for precious metals, market news, and much more.

Scientists Create a ‘Stingray Robot’ with Gold Skeleton

Researchers created a stingray with a solid gold skeleton that moves using reconstituted rat muscles. Read on to learn how this bio-enhanced robot came to be.

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Flexible Gold Electrodes Break New Ground in Brain Function Monitoring

Researchers at Lund University have used gold to create a new type of flexible electrode for brain function monitoring. Learn more about its development here.

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Flexible Gold Implant Can Circumvent Spinal Damage

The Swiss Federal Institute of Technology has developed an implant that may help patients with spinal injuries. Learn how it works here.

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