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07.15.15
'3D' white graphene could revolutionize gadget cooling
07.15.15

'3D' white graphene could revolutionize gadget cooling

If we can just figure out how to mass produce it

By S. Buckley,   07.15.15
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07.14.14
MIT's new material opens the door to squishable, shape-shifting robots
07.14.14

MIT's new material opens the door to squishable, shape-shifting robots

Robots tend to be either very rigid or very soft, but neither extreme is ideal; ideally, machines...

By J. Fingas,   07.14.14
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06.27.14
MIT's Local Warming system warms you while you wander
06.27.14

MIT's Local Warming system warms you while you wander

Thought experiment time, folks: what would do you if you wanted to warm up a few people in a big,...

By C. Velazco,   06.27.14
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01.21.14
Heat-sensitive solar cell could lead to much more on-demand energy
01.21.14

Heat-sensitive solar cell could lead to much more on-demand energy

It's tough to build solar cells that capture both heat and light -- most of these multi-talented d...

By J. Fingas,   01.21.14
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07.20.13
WRUP: A hot weekend and the anticipation of a patch
07.20.13

WRUP: A hot weekend and the anticipation of a patch

It seems most of the country is blanketed in sweltering heat. If you find yourself outside in the s...

By M. Gray,   07.20.13
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02.23.13
Insert Coin semifinalist: Radiator Labs wants to help you control your heat
02.23.13

Insert Coin semifinalist: Radiator Labs wants to help you control your heat

Just about any apartment-dwelling urbanite can tell you that radiators are a bit of a necessary ev...

By B. Heater,   02.23.13
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08.08.12
Shader Printer uses heat-sensitive 'paint' that can be erased with low temperatures (hands-on video)
08.08.12

Shader Printer uses heat-sensitive 'paint' that can be erased with low temperatures (hands-on video)

Lovin' the bold look of those new Nikes? If you're up to date on the athletic shoe scene, you may...

By Z. Honig,   08.08.12
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07.09.12
MIT researchers develop chip that can harvest energy from multiple sources
07.09.12

MIT researchers develop chip that can harvest energy from multiple sources

We've seen a number of different devices that can harvest energy from various sources, but none qu...

By D. Melanson,   07.09.12
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05.30.12
Apple Store now selling Nest Thermostat: automated toastiness to cost $250
05.30.12

Apple Store now selling Nest Thermostat: automated toastiness to cost $250

Apple liked it so much, it's decided to let the Nest Thermostat share shelf-space in its bricks-an...

By M. Smith,   05.30.12
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