# Science

We have to draw a "element superhero" for science, I was thinking about doing mercury, but all i know about it, is it used to be in thermometers and it is silvery. What are some other things about it and is it in the group, metals?

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1. These sites have information about mercury. Note that the second site has pictures of the Roman god named Mercury.

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

http://images.google.com/images?hl=en&ie=UTF-8&q=mercury+god&um=1&sa=N&tab=wi

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