Atomic Number: 27
Who, What, When was it discovered:
Discovered by Georg Brandt, 1775 in Sweden
Cobalt salts have been used the longest
And could arguably be the strongest
It depends on what you're using Cobalt for
Glass, Batteries or something more
The many uses of Cobalt:
-Cobalt salts are used to give blue and green colors to windows.
-Is widely used in batteries
-Essential to many living organisms
-A component in vitamin B-12
-Radioactive Cobalt-60 is used in the treatment in Cancer
Facts about Cobalt:
The name comes from the German word Kobold, meaning "goblin ore".
Cobalt only makes up 0.0029% of the Earth's crust.
Only present in nature through compounds
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