Photos: Extreme fabrics

Photos: Extreme fabrics

Summary: Aspen Aerogels makes materials designed to be not only lightweight but also capable of withstanding extreme cold and heat.

SHARE:
TOPICS: Tech Industry
0

 |  Image 1 of 3

  • Keeping insulated

    A roll of Aspen aerogel, which can insulate materials to withstand temperatures as low as minus 273 Celsius, or as high as 600 degrees Celsius.

  • With flame on one side, and a finger on the other, the internal air pockets prevent heat from scorching flesh.

  • Thumbnail 1
  • Thumbnail 2
  • Thumbnail 3

Topic: Tech Industry

Kick off your day with ZDNet's daily email newsletter. It's the freshest tech news and opinion, served hot. Get it.

Talkback

0 comments
Log in or register to start the discussion