Go Ahead and Grab it, it's only 2200 Degrees!

A heat diffusing cube is cool to the touch after coming out of a 2200 degree oven just seconds prior!

Space Shuttle Thermal Tile Demonstration

Recorded this video during my KSC tour 1 day before the launch of the Atlantis Space Shuttle for STS-135, the last Space Shuttle mission. ==Updated June 3, 2013== Thanks everyone for your interest and positive responses to this video!