Germanium Element Cube

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  • Made In USA
  • 2x2x2 inches
  • 99.995% Pure Sample 

Germanium's atomic number is 32 and its symbol is Ge. Germanium has a chrome-like appearance and is a fairly brittle metal. As you may have guessed, germanium gets its name from Germany where it was discovered.  was used as a Germanium was commonly used in electronics as a semiconductor before silicon became popular in the 1950s. It is also used in optic fibers because of its ability to reflect a high percentage of light.