Aerogel - Super Insulator, Super Sponge

Aerogel is the lowest density solid known, and has been called “frozen smoke.” It has been used as an insulator, and also as an outer space sponge to collect dust and gases from comets in NASA’s Project Stardust. Explore why NASA used, and is using, aerogel for the Stardust project. Learn about other uses (i.e., insulation) of this substance.

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Aerogel - Super Insulator, Super Sponge