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A New Material Uses The Cold Darkness Of Outer Space To Cool Your House

A New Material Uses The Cold Darkness Of Outer Space To Cool Your House

In today’s awesomely brutal-sounding material science news, Stanford engineers have created a building material that exploits that “cold darkness of the universe” to cool itself — even when the sun is shining. Stanford calls it a “cosmic fridge”, and it could replace air conditioning.

Pull This Cute Portable Heater Around The Room Like A Warm-Bodied Pet

Pull This Cute Portable Heater Around The Room Like A Warm-Bodied Pet

OK, so it’s not quite the right season, but I’ve fallen in love with this adorable Kangeri “nomadic radiator”. Guide the little guy around the room and let him gently warm up your personal space, kind of like the puppy you can’t have because your apartment building won’t allow pets.