Thursday, January 24, 2008


It's the blackest you can get. It's like, how much blacker can you be? And that answer is none. None more black.
Read about the new blackest material on earth!

A National Institute of Standards and Technology reflectance standard (left), a sample of the new darkest material (center), and a piece of glassy carbon (right), taken under a flash light illumination are seen in an undated handout photo. U.S. researchers said on Tuesday they have made the darkest material on Earth, a substance so black it absorbs more than 99.9 percent of light. (Reuters)

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