Thursday on Lake Effect: Nanotechnology, Napa Valley Amid Wild Fires, Feast of Crispian – WUWM

Thursday on Lake Effect: Nanotechnology, Napa Valley Amid Wild Fires, Feast of CrispianWUWMA look at the future of nanotechnology. Later, an historical view of World War II and the Cold War from a man who spent six years in an East German Stasi prison. Plus, how the California wildfires are affecting the Napa Valley wine industry. And why …

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Tesla can’t ramp up Model 3 production until 2018 – Roadshow

Revenue is up, but margins are down and so are its zero-emissions credit sales, the electric automaker revealed on its quarterly earnings call.

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This is the Razer Phone – CNET

It’s the gaming lifestyle company’s first phone.

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Tell Us What You Think! WIBX-Zogby Survey on Hot Button Issues

Also, we have a fun and new exciting tool called Tribal AnalyticsSM that allows people to discover their Tribe and see themselves beyond divisive demographics like race, gender or age. The Zogbys have discovered that there are 11 new Tribes that make up modern America.

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Researchers demonstrate how to control liquid crystal patterns

Researchers have demonstrated that not only could patterns on liquid crystals be controlled at nanoscales, but the changes could be visible without microscopes. The work could potentially pave the way to new biosensors and energy-efficient harvesting devices.

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Congress grills Facebook, Twitter, Google over Russian influence – CNET

Executives from the tech companies testify before Congress for a second day to answer questions about fake news and Russia’s misinformation campaign.

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Micius and the Journey of Spaceborne Entangled Photons – PhysicsCentral.com

Micius and the Journey of Spaceborne Entangled PhotonsPhysicsCentral.comThe most common and accepted interpretation of measurement in quantum mechanics is the Copenhagen Interpretation–that the act of measurement collapses the wave function to a single, real state. Hopefully, in the case of the cat, it is still alive—but …

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Scientists create magnetic system that transforms heat into motion

Scientists have discovered a pioneering new technique to transform ambient heat into motion in nanoscale devices – which could revolutionize future generations of data storage and sensors.

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Gold nanoantennas help in creation of more powerful nanoelectronics

Scientists from Tomsk Polytechnic University and their colleagues from Germany have conducted an experiment which demonstrated the behavior of areas of two-dimensional materials which are applied in advanced electronics. It comes to devices that are in the research stage and will be used for the creation of flexible displays for smartphones and other gadgets, flexible optical and computing schemes, flexible solar cells and so on.

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Engineers develop filters that use nanoparticles to prevent slime build-up

Researchers have a new way of making membranes that allows them to add in a host of new abilities via functional nanoparticles that adhere to the surface of the mesh. They tested this method by adding antifouling particle that could prevent biofilm build-up.

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