Strange Matter

Category: General ScienceCool Site: August  2003
Visit this site to explore materials science—"the study of stuff. "Meet a material (MR fluid) that can help keep buildings safer during earthquakes, and learn how hollow carbon molecules ("Buckyballs") may someday deliver drugs directly to sick cells in your body. You'll also find resources for teachers and activities for families to try at home. Developed by the Ontario Science Centre in conjunction with the Materials Research Society and the National Science Foundation. You'll need the free Flash Player.

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