Thursday, November 17, 2011

Nanotechnology

The developments continue to come: http://today.uci.edu/news/2011/11/nr_lightmetal_111117.php

I want some of THAT to put on the outside of my spaceship. It might be nice against micro-meteor strikes without adding much weight. I also wonder what sort of 'energy absorption' capabilities it really has...

Of course, it probably costs billions of dollars an ounce to make right now.

Right now.