Asked in Chemistry, History of Science, Planet Mercury
Who discovered Mercury and when did he she discover it?
Mercury was known to the ancients.
What liquid metal has been found in 3500 year old Egyptian tombs?
A: Mercury (Hg) was the element which was discovered.
Asked in History of Science, Planet Mercury
How long ago was the planet mercury discovered and who discovered it?
Mercury has been known since before recorded history, so it's impossible to answer "who discovered it". As to who discovered the planet mercury, it was probably one of our prehuman ancestors long before there were any modern humans to record history. ...
Who discovered the element mercury?
There is no specific person listed as the discoverer of Mercury. The element mercury has been known since ancient times and was discovered by ancient Chinese and Indians before 2000 BC. ...