The Coolest White Ever - Perspectives No. 442
The Coolest White Ever
Following up on Perspectives No. 441—“Black is the New Black” (the world’s blackest black pigment discovered in 2019), the coolest white ever has recently been invented. Scientists at Purdue University have announced a new super white paint—BaSO4 (barium sulfate), the whitest white ever. BaSO4 is practically impervious to the colors of the visible spectrum.
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