Saturday, March 30, 2013

World's lightest material - carbon aerogel


As with everything out of China, I would take this with a grain of carbon until the actual density has been confirmed.  The claim is a density of .16 milligrams per CC.

http://www.zju.edu.cn/c279955/content_2285990.html

If you are interested in aerogels, visit http://www.aerogel.org/ for more information.  And check out these heart shaped aerogels:





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