Aerogel: See-Through, Strong as Steel & Ligher than Air | Designs &amp.

Aerogel: See-Through, Strong as Steel & Ligher than Air | Designs & Ideas on Dornob.

Although the material has been around for over a century , its uses are now only becoming apparent in relation to application in reference to existing materials such as glass. Even though it has a low density (in some cases lighter than air ) , it’s acoustic , thermal and electrical properties make it a preferable option to glass. Its only downside at present being its cost factor in reguards to glass , but will be only a matter of time before it will become a more viabile option within general use.

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