Materials In Today's World

Video Assignment: Ceramics: The Secret Life of Material


Now that you have read the text and thought about the questions I posed, go to Lesson 7 in Canvas and watch "Ceramics: The Secret Life of Materials" (51 minutes) about the story of how clay, concrete, and sand (ceramics) have been used to build our 21st-century cities. In "Ceramics: The Secret Life of Materials," materials scientist Dr. Mark Miodownik explains how materials from the Earth have been transformed into the building materials and technology of our modern lives.

Video Assignment

Go to Lesson 7 in Canvas and watch the Ceramics: The Secret Life of Material video. You will be quizzed on the content of this video.