Humanity’s victory over rust!

Sometimes we need a reminder to realize the triumphs of Science and Engineering that went into the most common everyday objects. Take our ubiquitous stainless steel cutlery: what was it like when this recent addition to materials science – and our dinner table – suddenly made rust a non-issue?

Early Solingen stainless steel tableware

Check out a somewhat quirky tour of this story of progress in the latest article on my Possibly Interesting web site!

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