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|DC comics & movies: An extra-terrestrial material, usually green, that weakens or can kill natives of the source planet||Kryptonite||73.9%|
|Star Wars: The material in which Han Solo was frozen when hauled off to Jabba The Hut.||Carbonite||58.6%|
|Marvel Comics: A virtually indestructible metal alloy bonded to Wolverine's skeleton||Adamantium||56.2%|
|Avatar: The mineral mined on Pandora that causes mountains to float.||Unobtainium||55.4%|
|Lord of the Rings: A light, silver-like but impervious metal used for armor||Mithril||48.1%|
|The Absent-Minded Professor: Invention of Prof. Ned Brainard, a substance that gains energy when it strikes a hard surface.||Flubber||36.9%|
|DC Comics: The material in Wonder Woman's bracelets, named after her warrior race.||Amazonium||27.5%|
|Star Wars: A material or possible microscopic life form, that resides in all living cells and can communicate with The Force.||Midi-chlorians||26.7%|
|Powerpuff Girls: A mysterious additive that gave the Girls their powers.||Chemical X||24.2%|
|Star Trek (TV): A crystalline mineral that can regulate warp drives.||Dilithium||22.4%|
|H.G. Wells books: A material that can block the effect of gravity, named after its discoverer, Dr Cavor.||Cavorite||18.3%|
|Marvel Comics: Metal exclusive to Wakanda or Antarctica which absorbs all kinetic energy directed at it.||Vibranium||15.6%|
|Transformers: The primary power source for the robots and their craft.||Energon||13%||
|Kurt Vonnegut's 'Cat's Cradle': A polymorph of H2sub>O that freezes at temperatures below 114°F/46°C.||Ice-nine||11.2%|
|Star Trek IV: A non-opaque form of an actual metal used for starship portholes and other see-through partitions.||Transparent aluminum||9.6%|
|Dune: A spice that can extend human life, cause prescience and fold space. It smells like cinnamon.||Melange||7.1%|
|Metroid: A highly radioactive & mutagenic substance from the planet Phaaze.||Phazon||6.7%|
|Star Trek (TV): A non-existant substance that could bounce destructive force back at the sender.|
A strategic manoever was named for it.
|Norse mythology: The magical metal used in the creation of Mjolnir, Thor's hammer.||Uru||5.2%|
|RuneScape: A light-blue immensely strong metal common to many types of armor.||Runite||4.7%|
|Rocky & Bullwinkle: A lighter-than-air metal that gets it name from the phrase often used when playfully tossing children in the air.||Upsidaisium||4.6%|
|16th century: A substance once believed by scientists to be in all flammable materials, and which could be released by burning.||phlogiston||4.6%|
|Futurama: An element so massive its atoms can be seen by the unaided eye.||Jumbonium||3.6%|
|Ayn Rand's 'Atlas Shrugged': Greenish-blue metal alloy, that was lighter and stronger than steel.||Rearden Metal||3.2%|
|Stargate SG-1: A rare, superheavy metal that can amplify energy. The Stargates are composed of it.||Naqahdah||3.1%|
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