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November 9, 2011

01:45

Which futuristic, super-light solid has a history dating back to the 1930's? Why, Aerogel, of course! In this episode, we take a look at the past, present and future of this amazing material! It's not just for NASA anymore...

Host: Brit Trogen

Photo Credits: NASA, aerogel.org, flickr users sa_steve, kaszeta, juniorvelo, anneh632, bobaliciouslondon, archer10, nostri-imago, Torley, x-ray delta one and katerha

References:

http://www.aerogel.org/?p=416

http://stardust.jpl.nasa.gov/tech/aerogel.html

http://www.sti.nasa.gov/tto/spinoff2001/ch5.html

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Chris Buzon on November 09, 2011
I love this stuff.

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