Is possible to recycle fiberglass!! proboat.com/2016/09/recyc…
About Aerogel, an insulator up to R-30 per inch, or the equivalent of 10 inches of fiberglass insulation. It's been used on the Mars Rover. It's also more expensive than gold by weight. en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Aer…
There was a southern fast food chain called Yogi Bear's Honey-Fried Chicken (and fiberglass statues of Yogi, Boo-Boo, Cindy, and Ranger Smith have been dumped into a "graveyard" behind a truck stop in North Carolina). boingboing.net/2018/09/21…
Rat poison is actually an anti coagulant mixed with stuff like fiberglass. Rats are always scraping and squeezing and they build up these minor injuries, the anti coagulant stops their blood from clotting properly and they internally hemorrhage to death. canr.msu.edu/ipm/uploads/…
Crickets can chew through fiberglass window screens. vulcantermite.com/home-pe…
Before the introduction of fiberglass, most helicopters used wooden rotor blades because they were light weight, strong, and resistant to fatigue. helicoptermaintenancemaga…
Pink fiberglass insulation is trademarked by Owens-Corning, who stopped making it pink because they thought it would discourage male customers. Customers asked for it back and they got the United Artists trademark for the Pink Panther in 1979. en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Owe…
Max headroom was not cGI, but an actor known as Matt Frewer wearing make-up. the shiny black suit was a fiberglass mould. en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Max…
Today I learned of Barbara Mackle kidnapping, a 20 yr old student who was held underground in a fiberglass-reinforced box outfitted with an air pump, a battery-powered lamp, water laced with sedatives, and food. Her kidnapper was caught and later paroled - he became a physician. en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Bar…
Today I learned of narco-subs, which are small, undetectable fiberglass submarines used to smuggle millions of dollars worth of drugs (and are very hard to catch). nytimes.com/2009/04/26/ma…
In "Ferris Bueller's Day Off", Cam's dad's red Ferrari wasn't real. It was too expensive for them to rent a Ferrari during shooting, so instead they made 3 fake ones, each with a fiberglass body. uncrate.com/stuff/ferris-…
Cocaine can me mixed with a paste containing fiberglass and other agents to create a malleable substance that can be molded into any shape or form, Colombian traffickers used this method to smuggle cocaine by making cocaine dog kennels articles.baltimoresun.com…
For one day in 2010, a fiberglass replica of Michelangelo's David was installed on the roofline of the Florence Cathedral so that it could be seen the way that the people who commissioned it originally intended. news.discovery.com/histor…
Max Headroom was not computer generated, but rather actor Matt Frewer in a foam prosthetic and fiberglass suit. en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Max…
There is a 32-foot-tall fiberglass statue of a rearing horse at the Denver airport that killed its sculptor, Luis JimΓ©nez, as he was working on it. nytimes.com/2006/06/15/ar…
People buy durable metal & fiberglass caskets to protect their dead from "returning to the earth". dragonet.com/funeral/cask…
The artist, Luis JimΓ©nez, for "Blue Mustang", a large public art sculpture at Denver International Airport, was killed in 2006 when a section of the 9,000-pound fiberglass statue fell on him during construction nytimes.com/2009/03/02/ar…
The first killer-whale in captivity was Moby Doll. The whale was to be killed and studied in order to produce a fiberglass scale model for the aquarium. The whale was harpooned but survived. A decision was made to drag the harpooned animal back to the aquarium and keep it in captivity. huffingtonpost.ca/annelis…
Blues singer Josh White had brittle, easily cracked fingernails, which hampered his guitar playing. A technician at Ovation Guitars took a cast of White's fingers and made him a set of fiberglass fingernails, which White glued on with a substance called Eastman 910 -- now known as Super Glue en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Jos…
Ground walnuts shells are used for blasting metals, fiberglass, woods, plastics and stone ecoshell.com/Blasting.htm
The armor used in the battle with the Nazis in the film Bedknobs and Broomsticks was authentic medieval armor, previously used in Camelot and El Cid. When any item of armor was to be destroyed, exact fiberglass replicas were created and used. imdb.com/title/tt0066817/…
Tarantulas have specialized stinging hairs, called urticating hairs, that they use for defense - their effect on human skin has been likened to sharp fiberglass. en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Urt…

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