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Why did Columbia space shuttle blow up?

The Space Shuttle Columbia did not actually blow up. Rather, it was torn apart and disintigrated. The Columbia disaster was caused as a result of foam on the space shuttle's external fuel tank (ET). The ET is covered in insulating foam to prevent ice from forming from the cold liquid oxygen and liquid hydrogen propellants. During launch, aerodynamic forces pulled a large piece of the foam off of the ET, and it impacted some of the space shuttle's Reinforced Carbon-Carbon (RCC) panels on the left wing, causing a hole. The RCC panels are used to protect the space shuttle from the violent heat of re-entry. However the hole allowed hot gases to melt the inside of the shuttle's wing, which destroyed it structurally. As Columbia's structure melted and fell apart, aerodynamic forces broke up the vehicle into hundreds of thousands of pieces, killing the crew.


Was edible toothpaste used in a mission in space?

was toothpaste used in a misson in space


What is a space shuttle what does it do?

A space shuttle is a reusable launch and orbital spacecraft. It was designed by NASA for human space flight. The space shuttle takes humans into space. It also can be used to deploy satellites, probes, additions to the space station, and parts used to work on the space station. The space shuttle has also been used to conduct experiments in space.


What are the roles of the space shuttle and the space station in space programs?

they both can be used in space to do missions


Names of space shuttles first used in 1980?

No space shuttles were used in 1980.

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How was temper foam used in space?

It was used for the seats


How was memory foam used in space?

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Can foam rubber sheets be used for insulation?

Yes, foam rubber sheets can be used for insulation. Practically any object or item that has foam on it can be used for insulation purposes.


What is Visco elastic foam used for?

Visco elastic foam is also known as memory foam. The polyurethane foam molds to a persons body shape. It is primarily used for mattresses and pillows.


What are foam pads mostly used for?

Foam padding can have many uses. A foam pad for chairs and seating help to furnish the chair for better comfort. Foam padding can also be used under carpeting for walking.


What kind of foam is used in the manufacturing of a sleep number bed?

Memory foam is used in the manufacutiring of the sleep number bed. It's special foam that is used to help remember the contours and shape of the body.


What is a horse with bad temper called?

'Rank' is one term used to describe a horse with a bad temper.


What gas is used to make foam for firefighting?

which gas helps to make the foam that firefighters use


What is the difference between gel and foam?

Gel is sort of like thick jelly (jello) and foam is more liquid and frothy. Gel can be used to fix, for example, hairstyles, while foam can be used for processes such as shaving.


Do they make memory foam baby matresses?

Memory foam can be used for a baby mattress. anonymous@oola.com


What is foam sponge used for in cars?

cleaning it


What purpose is polyurethane foam used for?

Polyurethane Foam as it can be cast, carved and sculpted, finds its uses in many applications in seating, insulation, seals and gadgets, automotive bushings, wheels and tires and more. They are used in filters of air purifiers; Self adherent polyurethane foam paddings are of great surgical use as supports and dressings. Polyurethane foam is used in seating, insulation, adhesives, carpets, plastics and even on vehicles. It is mainly used for insulation purposes as well as fire protection.