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Watch Carbon Fibre Totally Unravel Under Extreme Pressure

Watch Carbon Fibre Totally Unravel Under Extreme Pressure

Video: Ever see the super strong, super light super material known as carbon fibre get squished like this? Once the hydraulic press hits it, the threads start coming undone, and it slowly disintegrates as the pressure becomes stronger and stronger. What’s pretty neat, though, is how the carbon fibre rod…

How Many Times Can You Fold A Piece Of Aluminium Foil?

How Many Times Can You Fold A Piece Of Aluminium Foil?

Video: Everyone knows you can’t fold a piece of paper more than seven or eight times (even though the world record is 12). It’s just one of those silly things that stick from primary school and become law. But what if you were folding aluminium foil? And what if you…