https://www.dartmouth.edu/~toxmetal/mercury/history.html

Jul 26, 2016 ... Mercury's chemical symbol, Hg, comes from the Greek ... Ko Hung's other uses for cinnabar included smearing it on the feet to enable a person ...

https://mercurypolicy.scripts.mit.edu/blog/?p=367

Jan 15, 2013 ... By Ellen Czaika and Bethanie Edwards. In preparing this blog post, we used information from Brooks's 2012 chapter in Mercury in the ...

http://www.rsc.org/periodic-table/element/80/mercury

Element Mercury (Hg), Group 12, Atomic Number 80, d-block, Mass 200.592. Sources, facts, uses, scarcity (SRI), podcasts, alchemical symbols, videos and images. ... History ...

https://education.jlab.org/itselemental/ele080.html

History and Uses: Mercury was known to the ancient Chinese and Hindus and has been found in 3500 year old Egyptian tombs. Mercury is not usually found ...

https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Mercury_(element)

Mercury is a chemical element with the symbol Hg and atomic number 80. .... In China and Tibet, mercury use was thought to prolong life, heal fractures, and maintain generally good health, although it is now known that ...

https://www.livescience.com/39232-facts-about-mercury.html

Dec 18, 2014 ... Properties, sources and uses of the element mercury.

https://www.thoughtco.com/mercury-element-facts-608433

Jan 23, 2019 ... Here are 10 interesting mercury element facts, including its properties, uses, history, and sources.

https://www.webelements.com/mercury/history.html

This WebElements periodic table page contains historical information for the element mercury.

https://www.pbs.org/now/science/mercury.html

Jan 21, 2005 ... But what is mercury anyway, and what's so dangerous about this naturally- occurring element? Below, find facts on the uses and hazards of ...

https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/19831290

From ancient time the history of mercury has been connected with that of the ... Medical treatment is described by Pliny and Celsus, e.g. the use of cinnabar in ...