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Mega Insulating Brick
Our friends at the American Ceramic Society published this article showcasing a new kind of brick that can help cut back on home energy costs.
Researchers at Empa, the Swiss Federal Laboratories for Materials Science and Technology, have developed better insulating building materials called “Aerobricks”—bricks with internal cavities filled with aerogel granules.
You can read more here.
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