Archive for September, 2018
From urban news to the latest Hollywood news sites, representation matters in popular media (and urban news represents only just one facet of that). After all, the United States is really and truly a melting pot, made up of people of all different backgrounds, all different ethnicities, and all different races. With more than three and a half million African American people living in the city of New York alone, let alone all throughout the rest of the country, it is important for children to see representations of themselves all throughout the media, in urban news and on entertainment news sites alike.
There have been many successful African American people in the entertainment industry, with many of them still currently working in that world, as has been reported by many urban news sites. When it comes to famous African American actors, urban news sites have no lack of people to report on.
Denzel Washington is one such famous African American actor, so talented that he has
Silver mining dates back thousands of years. The Royal Society of Chemistry reported that the first evidence of this was found in Turkey and Greece around 3000 B.C. Given its beautiful sheen, it’s not surprising that there are 14 or more different languages where the words, “silver” and “money,” are identical. Since silver can be formed into jewelry as well as decorative and functional items, it continues to be valued.
A Few Details About Silver’s Properties and Usage
As previously mentioned, silver has a naturally beautiful sheen. When polished, however, 95% of the visible light spectrum can be reflected on its surface. Silver in its pure form is on the soft side. As a result, it is not used to create jewelry and tableware. Instead, Sterling silver, which is an alloy composed of 92.5% silver and 7.5% copper, is used for jewelry, tableware, and other items. Sometimes, other metals are added for a variety of purposes and effects.
During the 19th and 20th centuries,