Tempur Pedic – Memory foam pioneer

Tempur Pedic – Memory Foam pioneer- The Tempur Pedic Mattress Company was the first commercial company to take the technology for what would become memory foam from NASA and use it in a commercially viable product. Tempur Pedic Memory Foam background- NASA first developed the visco-elastic foam technology to give astronauts more comfort during take …

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Introduction to Memory Foam

Memory Foam Mattresses- Memory Foam History- Memory Foam was developed by NASA in the late 1960’s to improve safety of aircraft cushions.  Memory foam is firmer when cold, and reacts to body heat, allowing it to conform to the user.  NASA released the technology to the general public in the 1980’s.  Fagerdala World Foams was …

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