Gold

Chemically, gold is a transition metal, with symbol Au, of which a total of about 200.000 tonnes is in existence above ground. Rather rare.

(…) The historical value of gold was rooted in its medium rarity, easy handling and minting, easy smelting, corrosion resistance, distinct color, and non-reactivity to other elements. (wikipedia) Rather solid.

The color gold has been coined the color of the year 2016 by Color Futures.

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colour scheme gold by Color Futures

Maybe gold is what we crave in times of chaos.

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Two Syrian men who have just arrived on the Greek island of Lesbos

 

About Wilson Tichelaar

relentless hunter gatherer of soothing beauty, great and small
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