Cellphones for Lunch? NEC Creates Corn-Based Heat-Conducting Bioplastic

NEC created a new plastic made of corn, and besides being biodegradable, it conducts heat as well as carbon fiber and twice as well as stainless steel. Because of this great ability to chill, laptops and cellphones made of this stuff can be thinner because heatsinks, sheets of heat-dissipating material and fans can be… » 4/09/07 1:25pm 4/09/07 1:25pm