Extremely Low Thermal Conductivity material to insulate Space Craft


This video was demonstrated in 2011 and yet even now in 2021, I am still fascinated with science. Picking up a block at 2200 degree F with bare hand…. Wow… Enjoy

For more information, do take a look at

For more information about the Space Shuttle thermal tiles, how they work, what they are made of used on the Space Shuttle see Thermal Protection Systems. Enjoy

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