Gold is one of those fun topics. You think of gold treasure, gold jewelry and nothing but sparkle. We like to continually dig on this topic, so that you stay in the know! Here’s some awesome facts on gold from Express News in the UK:
- Between the years of 1999 and 2002, the UK Government sold 395 tons of our gold reserves at about $282 an ounce. Right now, that equates to $1,262 an ounce!
- There are about 0.2 milligrams of gold in our bodies! The majority of it is in our blood and some in hair.
- If you were to take all the gold ever mined, it would fit into a cube with sides are over 68 feet long!
- There is just under 150 million ounces of gold at Fort Knox. The number rose to 650 million ounces in 1941!
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