Aerogel | How It Works

Mark Miodownik discusses the properties and uses of aerogel, which is one of the lightest solids on the planet.

Clip Info
  • Clip length: 1'21''
  • Broadcast year: 2012
Curriculum Connection
  • Building & Construction | Materials science, including material properties, chemical composition, degradation, failure and effects of environmental conditions.

Licence: ERA Licence required


UK only
Staff and students of licensed education establishments only
Cannot be adapted

  • Provider: BBC
  • Channel: BBC Four
  • Programme: How It Works
  • Episode: Ceramics