Fujifilm has printable, bendable thin film thermoelectric that can power devices using body heat

Fujifilm Corp developed a thermoelectric conversion material using an organic polymer material. The selling point of the thermoelectric converter module is that it can be manufactured by using an organic material and printing technologies. The company expects that the module will be attached to a human body to be used as a power supply for …

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BP Trying Five Different Ways to Stop the Leak and My Suggestions for Future Mitigation and Preparation

Ad Support : Nano Technology   Netbook    Technology News    Computer Software BP says it is working on at least five possible approaches for halting the spew of oil from a damaged well deep in the Gulf of Mexico that is feeding one of the worst spills in U.S. history. * They still hope to seal the well …

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IEEE Spectrum Selects Technology Winner and Losers Again

IEEE Spectrum is selecting technology winners and losers again Spectrum predicted winners* Google’s Chrome operating system * Pixel Qi’s dual-mode screen provides both e-paper readability and full-color video. * Intrinsity’s hot-rodded processor gives cellphones PC smarts.* IBM helps Russian Railways reinvent the railroad’s data infrastructure. * NanoGaN’s gallium nitride substrates will help manufacturers make better …

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Text of the Copenhagen Climate Deal

Grist has the text of the climate deal made in Copenhagen There is some money that is to collected to bribe/fund developing countries. going from $10 billion per year 2010-2012 and rising to $100 billion per year in 2020. There is some technology transfer and some kind of reporting on progress every two years and …

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