Metals – they are all around us. In fact, they are so much a part of our everyday lives they might even seem mundane. From steel in our buildings to
gold jewelry, it may not seem as if there is anything all that exciting happening in the world of metals, but that is anything but the case.
While there are a few that we all know well, many are far from what we may think of as metals at all. From those that burn in water to ones that melt
in your hand, several of these less commonly known or thought of metals are as significant to our modern way of life as their more common
What are some of these metals and why are they so valuable? Come out and see metals like you may not have seen them before with our Science of Metals Show. After the Show, make sure to take in our summer exhibit on the science of metals – ‘What Use Are Metals To Me?’