Glencoe Physical Science
Diversity of Matter
Ceramics time line
Project Type: History
Did you know that ceramics are used in space shuttle tile, computers, and artificial bones? Ceramics play an important role in technological advancement. In this project you will explore the use of ceramics in society. Your task is to construct a time line of this ancient material and how it is being used in new and creative ways with constantly changing technology.
Visit these sites to help you research the history and advancement of ceramics.
Introduction to Ceramics
The Invention of Pottery
History of Ceramics
Scientific Principles of Ceramics
Advanced Ceramics Technology Roadmap