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Raw materials

Published on December 13th, 2017 | By: April Gocha

The melting point of a solid is the temperature at which the solid transforms into a liquid—but is it possible to lose structural rigidity without a change in temperature? Engineer and YouTuber Mark Rober has filled his hot tub with sand to give us the answer.

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Published on December 12th, 2017 | By: April Gocha

Researchers at the University of Konstanz in Germany have shown that they can engineer stronger cement by giving the material a nano-level brick and mortar structure. Adding polymer binders into cement to control its nanostructure, the researchers developed a material 40–100 times more fracture resistant than standard concrete.

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Published on December 8th, 2017 | By: April Gocha

Kyocera breaks ground on new structural ceramic manufacturing plant in Japan, Saint-Gobain acquires Flemish roof reinforcement specialist Wattex, and more ceramic and glass business news of the week for December 8, 2017.

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