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2011-12-21 14:21:24

Complex polymer rings with breathtaking nanoscale architecture revealed Scientists have uncovered how nature minimizes energy costs in rings of liquids with an internal nanostructure made of two chemically discordant polymers joined with strong bonds, or di-blocks, deposited on a silicon surface, in an article about to be published in EPJE´. Josh McGraw and his colleagues from McMaster University, Canada, and the University of Reading, UK, first created rings of di-block polymers...

2011-12-19 07:30:00

PITTSBURG, Kan., Dec. 19, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Less than four years after its release, the TETRIX® Building System continues to spread across the globe and into the hands of educators inspired to teach robotics. Pitsco Education, developer of the TETRIX Building System, recently reached an agreement with EduTech to sell the LEGO® MINDSTORMS® NXT-compatible version of TETRIX throughout much of the Middle East: the United Arab...

2011-12-19 03:00:00

PARIS, December 19, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- The vintage toy brands association with film franchises - and a film of its own - has ensured continued growth from near bankruptcy in less than a decade From a simple Yoda Keyring to the Wonders of the World, the toy industry has gone mad for all things that Lego [http://www.dooyoo.co.uk/lego ] offers this Christmas, says consumer reviews site dooyoo.co.uk. The Danish toy brand, established 53 years ago, has enjoyed a...

2011-12-16 08:00:00

BILLUND, Denmark and BURBANK, Calif., Dec. 16, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Warner Bros. Consumer Products and The LEGO Group announced today a partnership that awards the world's leading construction toy brand exclusive rights to develop build-and-play construction sets based on THE LORD OF THE RINGS(TM) trilogy and the two films based on THE HOBBIT(TM). The multi-year licensing agreement grants access to the library of characters, settings, and stories for THE LORD OF THE RINGS property, as well...

2011-12-14 08:00:00

Moshi Monsters, Nerf Vortex Vigilon, Under-$40 Lego Sets, Budget Bikes & More New York, NY (PRWEB) December 14, 2011 Sick of buying toys that fit your budget but are a bust with your kids? Cheapism.com, a review site dedicated to finding quality low-cost products, has put some top cheap toys to the ultimate test - appraisals by children who have played with them â“ and come up with a list of winners that make the grade on both the price and popularity scales. In...

2011-12-13 19:00:00

Military Discount Platform Partners with LEGO® to Serve Military Families for the Holidays McLean, VA (PRWEB) December 13, 2011 TroopSwap.com, a fast growing ecommerce platform exclusively for veterans, service members and military dependents today announced that the company has closed on 2.5 million in equity financing in order to support the development of innovative technology that will allow companies to provide military discounts online for the first time. The company is also...

2011-12-06 11:48:00

NEW YORK, Dec. 6, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- As technology connects people in new ways it transforms how work is done. Effective collaboration no longer requires formal organizations and for an increasing number of jobs, workers can be sourced on demand. Even customers are no longer just consuming - now they innovate and advocate too. The first ever Re:Working Conference explores research, innovation and practical experience with changes at work in areas like marketing, product and...

2011-11-21 14:00:00

Unplug and Recommend Recommends its Top 10 Low-Tech Toy Picks for the 2011 Holiday Season Brooklyn, NY (PRWEB) November 21, 2011 Whatâs on your childâs wish list this holiday season? Chances are itâs something that plugs in, lights up, rings, zings and pings. And chances are they will be able to âœconnectâ with unknown âœfriendsâ from around the globe, while oblivious to family...

2011-11-11 08:00:00

A record 44 teams of middle and elementary school students will compete next Saturday in the largest FIRST Lego League tournament ever held in West Michigan. Teams will compete with autonomous robots they have built to score points on a themed playing field. They will also present innovative solutions they have developed to solve a real-world problem related to food contamination or spoilage. Grandville, Michigan (PRWEB) November 11, 2011 Grandville Public Schools and the Grandville...

2011-11-09 02:30:00

LONDON, November 9, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- LEGO Star Wars: The Padawan Menace, an exciting special available on DVD and Blu-ray, was recently released via Tesco Entertainment Online [http://www.tescoentertainment.com ]. Following on from the popularity of previous collaborations, LEGO and Lucasfilm have joined forces once more for the 22 minute standalone special LEGO Star Wars: The Padawan Menace. Written by Emmy Award-winning Simpsons writer Michael Price and produced by...