Nanostructures control heat transfer

For the first time, scientists have succeeded in precisely controlling temperature-dependent thermal conductivity with the help of polymer materials. These advanced functional materials were initially produced for laboratory experiments. The findings are of great relevance to the development of new concepts of thermal insulation.

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This Brooklyn brownstone brims with beautiful music, art – CNET

In this installment of CNET’s Show Us Yours, we give you a peek into Ivan’s pad. He’s an artist, record company owner and an audiophile with a deep love of music.

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CubeSat Structures Competition Opens Space Design to Students of the World – Nanotechnology News (press release)

CubeSat Structures Competition Opens Space Design to Students of the WorldNanotechnology News (press release)Enterprise In Space, an international initiative of the National Space Society, along with EXOS, 3D Hubs, and Sketchfab are initiating a worldwide search to find the perfect CubeSat Structure. What are CubeSat structures? Experiments that fly in space …

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‘Star Wars: The Last Jedi’ best and worst: Our global review – CNET

Old and new characters meet in a galaxy far, far away, and some hit the mark better than others. CNET staffers from around the globe have their say, and that includes big spoilers!

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What to play this weekend: Okami HD, PUBG and Oddworld – CNET

Plus, discounts on almost every Star Wars PC game ever made.

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Waymo v. Uber: Letter exposes depths of alleged espionage – CNET

Even though it’s filled with redactions, the “Jacobs letter” still gives a glimpse into allegations of Uber’s “illegal intelligence gathering.”

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Security robot loses its job after vandalism, threats – CNET

A San Francisco animal shelter fires a Knightscope security robot after a fracas over its role with nearby homeless.

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Meet The Nanotech Scientist Who Used Her Mad Skills To Build A Better Party Clutch – Fast Company

Fast CompanyMeet The Nanotech Scientist Who Used Her Mad Skills To Build A Better Party ClutchFast CompanySome might argue that building a better purse isn't on the same scale as building airplane parts. Eliana Ghantous begs to differ. Meet The Nanotech Scientist Who Used Her Mad Skills To Build A Better Party Clutch. [Photo: courtesy of Modjewel]. By …

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Microsoft giving away PUBG game to lure you to buy Xbox One X – CNET

More than a million people are playing the viral gaming hit PlayerUnknown’s Battlegrounds on the game console, and a promotion could attract more.

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Leti Will Demonstrate First 3D Anti-Crash Solution for Embedding in Drones: Fitted on a Mass-Market Microcontroller … – Nanotechnology News (press release)

Leti Will Demonstrate First 3D Anti-Crash Solution for Embedding in Drones: Fitted on a Mass-Market Microcontroller …Nanotechnology News (press release)Leti's 360Fusion software, in combination with miniaturized sensors, collects, analyzes and transforms millions of incoming 3D distance data items into relevant, actionable information. This technology provides consumers and innovative companies with a …

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