Supercapacitor

08.13.14
Scientists turn to hemp for cheap, fast-charging batteries
08.13.14

Scientists turn to hemp for cheap, fast-charging batteries

Forget lab-made materials like graphene -- natural, old-fashioned hemp may be the ticket to our en...

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06.02.14
Nanotechnology can turn your jacket into a battery
06.02.14

Nanotechnology can turn your jacket into a battery

There are certainly clothes and wires that can transmit electricity, but wouldn't it make sense if...

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10.11.12
NC State nanoflowers can boost battery and solar cell capacity, make great prom accessories
10.11.12

NC State nanoflowers can boost battery and solar cell capacity, make great prom accessories

We see a lot of sleek-looking technology pass through our doors, but it's rare that the inventions...

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02.02.12
New LED flash controller promises to give floodlight brightness at cell phone size
02.02.12

New LED flash controller promises to give floodlight brightness at cell phone size

Still looking forward to a world where cell phone cameras don't suck? So is STMicroelectronics, and...

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01.24.12
Researchers develop 'wireless optical brain router' to manipulate brain cells
01.24.12

Researchers develop 'wireless optical brain router' to manipulate brain cells

Optogenetics might be a relatively unknown area of neuroscience, but it's one that, thanks to some n...

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01.19.12
Genius DX-ECO wireless mouse has no battery, charges in three minutes anyway
01.19.12

Genius DX-ECO wireless mouse has no battery, charges in three minutes anyway

Hip on recharging your wireless rodent every single day? How about if it only takes three minutes?...

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10.06.11
Dipping capacitors and batteries in nanotubes could improve capacity
10.06.11

Dipping capacitors and batteries in nanotubes could improve capacity

Stanford researchers figured out that, by dipping electrodes for super capacitors in a solution of c...

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03.22.11
Tesla CEO Musk says the days of batteries are numbered, ultracapacitors will power us into the future
03.22.11

Tesla CEO Musk says the days of batteries are numbered, ultracapacitors will power us into the future

The upcoming Tesla Model S has a big 'ol slab of batteries that make up the floor of the thing, sho...

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01.04.11
Silicon nanoscoops to combine Li-ion's energy with supercapacitor power, make your electric car go vroom
01.04.11

Silicon nanoscoops to combine Li-ion's energy with supercapacitor power, make your electric car go vroom

Look, we don't know much about "science." We know it's a controversial subject, and we always try t...

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