From: Stanton Friedman <fsphys.nul> Date: Sun, 21 Mar 2004 21:50:22 -0400 Fwd Date: Mon, 22 Mar 2004 11:01:50 -0500 Subject: Re: Scientist Creates Roswell UFO Metal - Friedman >From: Larry Hatch <larryhatch.nul> >To: ufoupdates.nul >Date: Fri, 19 Mar 2004 02:05:22 -0800 >Subject: Re: Scientist Creates Roswell UFO Metal >>From: Josh Crockett <thirdeyeching.nul> >>To: ufoupdates.nul >>Date: Wed, 17 Mar 2004 19:54:06 EST >>Subject: Scientist Creates Roswell UFO Metal <snip> >>http://www.discover.com/issues/apr-04/features/glassy-metals/?page=2 >Now, this is really interesting! >Sadly, the Discover article online cuts you off after the first >page. They want you to subscribe for the rest of it. >Here's a page about Dr. Johnson at Caltech: >http://www.aph.caltech.edu/people/johnson_w.html >Note the top left image at bottom of page, the one with the >purple oval representing Glassy Alloys. >The Strength (scaled upwards on the left) is superior to steels >and even titanium alloys! That's simply amazing in itself, but >there's more.. >Elasticity, the ability to bend and reform usually missing from >hard materials is also very high, about the same as polymers >like nylon, Teflon etc. (at least that's what I think of for >polymers.) >Combine the two, and we have a near miracle coming out of >materials science. >Yes, it does sound like something out of UFO stories. Kinda >makes you wonder. If all this holds true, aircraft and military >applications just leap out of the ground. >Here's another site I found: >http://www.liquidmetal.com/news/dsp.news.070502.asp <snip> The Discovery article is fascinating. The kicker about the new materials is that they are expensive to produce... about $15.00 per pound. But they are being used for special applications. Reference is made to a website: http://www.iquidmetal.com Stan Friedman Just back from the Gettysburg Paranormal Conference, well staged by Rick Fisher.
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