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Old 07-21-2009, 11:58 AM
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Default Re: The Space Shuttle and the ISS are a Hoax!

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Here's another reference:
Xuebin Zheng, et al 2000 Bond strength of plasma-sprayed hydroxyapatite/Ti composite coatings.
Are you sure you weren't quoting the strength of a Ti-O bond?
Of course I was referring to the bond strength of Ti-O. What do you think I was talking about? You said the Space Shuttle was coated in titanium oxide which would not break down in the Sun's UV. Here's your quote to prove it:

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Titanium oxide (which would be the outermost atomic layer of ISS's skin) has a bond energy of 458 eV.
And don't try to wriggle out of either with the following quote:

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Titanium will not disintegrate under UV light, that's insane.
YES, WE WERE ACTUALLY TALKING ABOUT TITANIUM OXIDE!!
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