Materials In Today's World

Video Assignment: Making Stuff Stronger


Now that you have read the text and thought about the questions I posed, take some time to watch this 53-minute video about trying to find the strongest materials in the world. As you watch this video please pay particular attention to: (1) the ways that materials can be made stronger, (2) how stronger materials can be made lighter, cheaper, or better in other ways, and (3) how new stronger materials are designed for specific applications.

Video Assignment

Go to Lesson 4 in Canvas and watch NOVA's Making Stuff: Stronger Video. You will be quizzed on the content of this video.