Aerogel

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Aerogel

An ultralight substance composed of silica, aluminium oxide, chromium oxide, zirconia, carbon and other substances, which is transparent, has significant insulating and sound-attenuating properties, and may have currency as a replacement for ozone layer-depleting CFCs.
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In addition, Renuzit Adjustables is described as an opening-price-point solid air freshener that users can regulate by adjusting the height of the cone-shape product, available in two scents.
"The product includes shakable beads instead of a standard block of solid air freshener," he says.
A compulsive gambler grapples with the big shadow cast by his sickly father in "Solid Air," a moody, arty-noir drama set in modern Glasgow.
The evening opens softly with "Solid Air": the five dancers move among rectangles and diamonds of whitest light cast upon the floor, entering and exiting them with a Zen calm.
There was an exciting climax to the trainer's title race as Jim Bolger drew level thanks to East Of Tara's win but Lynam struck back an hour later when Solid Air won the 1m2f rated race.
The twice-married musician, best known for his influential 1973 album Solid Air, left the remaining share to his daughter Mhairi, 38, who lives in London.
A deluxe edition of John Martyn's masterpiece Solid Air is also released this week.
This collection is largely culled from his early seventies gold patch and his best known album, 1973's Solid Air, is well represented.
The 16-track selection comprises Solid Air, May You Never, Over The Hill and covers of Singin' In The Rain and Over The Rainbow.
The Solid Air Music Club has been pulling in the crowds once a month at The Nags, in Queens Road.
Folk/roots singers include cult figure Loudon Wainwright III and Scottish folk legend John Martyn, who will perform his seminal album Solid Air live.