SYSK Selects: How Silly Putty Works

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In this week's SYSK Select episode, when the Japanese invaded Southeast Asia in World War II, they cut off America's rubber supply. Luckily, American can-do created a synthetic rubber and saved the War. Learn about the inventor, fluid chemistry and more in this episode of SYSK.

And if you dig this topic, read the article "How Silly Putty Works."