Plastic that turns to clay when heated

Polysis, a specialist developer of polyurethane resins and resin products, markets haplafreely, a plastic that turns to clay when heated to temperatures above 60°C.

When immersed in hot water or heated with a heat gun, the plastic becomes easy to shape, and hardens again as it cools, starting from around 40°C and returning to its original hardness by the time it reaches room temperature.

Music streaming service LINE MUSIC to start today

Today, LINE launched a flat-rate music streaming service called LINE MUSIC.

LINE MUSIC is the same kind of service as Apple Music. It offers over 1.5 million songs through its Android or iOS application including J-POP, international music, newly-released songs, classical music, anime, vocaloid and so on. The number of songs is planned to be increased to up to 30 million by 2016.