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  • Unearthed: Gold in technology throughout the ages

    25 January, 2024

    In this episode of the World Gold Council’s Unearthed podcast, hosts John Reade and Joe Cavatoni engage with Dr. Trevor Keel, Director of Material Value Ltd and Consultant for the World Gold Council.

    The discussion revolves around gold's historical significance in technology development. Keel explores the earliest instances of gold in modern technology, illustrating its construction and usage. He delves into gold’s role in the electronics industry, tracing its historical applications and highlighting current uses.

    The conversation shifts to the future of gold in electronics, with Keel offering predictions and insights. The episode concludes with fascinating facts about gold, emphasizing its pivotal role in research and development and its impact on advancing emerging technology.