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insulation

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Window and insulation experts the next plumbers?

Emerging technologies geared toward closing a "thermal envelope" in green building, already the largest growth market in construction, are poised to see increased growth by 2020, report says.

By Aug. 3, 2011

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High-tech aerogels wrap homes with insulation

Aspen Aerogels is selling aerogels--a high-tech insulating material used in oil and gas pipelines and in aerospace--to retrofit older homes to be more energy efficient.

By Feb. 2, 2010

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Digital insulation: BT was right, it is good to talk

I recently noticed the lack of expression that crosses my face even when I'm messaging colleagues "lol"

By Apr. 28, 2008

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Forge a 'Game of Thrones' Iron Throne from a plastic lawn chair

Make your friends quiver with fear as you lord over the kingdom from your very own Iron Throne made from a lawn chair.

By Nov. 18, 2013

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2014 Bentley Continental GT V8 S

Bentley adds another variant of the Continental at the Detroit auto show, with a more powerful version of its V-8 engine in the GT V8 S.

By Jan. 14, 2014

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Google said to be considering a smart thermostat, again

Some companies, like Nest, have proven that home energy-use systems can be consumer-friendly. Maybe this is why Google is reportedly giving such a device another try.

By Dec. 16, 2013

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Inflatable jacket warms up with puffs of air or argon

Choose between regular air or argon gas to inflate the Klymit Ulaar winter jacket to your desired degree of insulation.

By Oct. 31, 2012

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FAA approves Boeing's plan to fix Dreamliner batteries

The Federal Aviation Administration OKs a plan to redesign the 787's battery, but more testing is needed, the Associated Press reports.

By Mar. 12, 2013

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Solar Impulse soars over Atlantic on last leg of historic flight

As the solar-powered plane nears the end of its coast-to-coast U.S. journey, pilot André Borschberg speaks with CNET about the view from 8,000 feet up.

By Jul. 6, 2013