A bird! It is glowing for a bird!
Jet engines need cutting-edge materials that are strong, light and can withstand extreme heat. GE is developing a material that can handle high temperatures like ceramics can and is also as tough as metal. Here, a projectile fired at a sample of advanced ceramic composite tests the material’s ability to endure the strike.
Cover your ion engines with this?
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I’m sure his sponsors certainly appreciated him not trashing the bike!
(Source: dayblogger, via steppy)