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08.03.11
Researchers use graphene and tin sandwich to make better battery electrodes
08.03.11

Researchers use graphene and tin sandwich to make better battery electrodes

Graphene, that microscopic chicken wire made of carbon atoms, has a great many theoretical uses....

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07.26.11
Stanford researchers create transparent battery, dream of a see-through iPhone (video)
07.26.11

Stanford researchers create transparent battery, dream of a see-through iPhone (video)

We've had about all of the transparent displays we can handle. Besides, what good is a screen you...

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07.17.11
Orphiro's electric motorcycle: like a Harley, just not obnoxiously loud
07.17.11

Orphiro's electric motorcycle: like a Harley, just not obnoxiously loud

It's certainly not the first electric motorcycle to (quietly) crisscross our desks, but the self-...

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06.28.11
SEI creates new porous Aluminum-Celmet, makes rechargeable batteries last longer
06.28.11

SEI creates new porous Aluminum-Celmet, makes rechargeable batteries last longer

Quick: What costs hundreds of dollars and dies after four hours? If your answer included anything...

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03.21.11
Porsche opens 918 Spyder plug-in supercar pre-orders, $845,000 gets you a ticket to ride
03.21.11

Porsche opens 918 Spyder plug-in supercar pre-orders, $845,000 gets you a ticket to ride

It isn't quite as hot as the 918 RSR, but it is at least street legal. Or, will be, anyway. It's th...

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03.13.11
American Prius V to get old-school batteries, Japanese version to get fancy Li-ion ones
03.13.11

American Prius V to get old-school batteries, Japanese version to get fancy Li-ion ones

We'd rather see a more interesting Prius before we see a bigger one, but it's the bigger one that c...

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Uncovering the intersection of art and technology - Nov 14, 2017
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02.20.11
Apple patent application points to denser batteries, improved charging technique
02.20.11

Apple patent application points to denser batteries, improved charging technique

Some might think a ten-hour Macbook battery mighty fine, but we're happy to say that Cupertino's no...

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01.12.11
Li-Ion Motors Inizio electric supercar stops by Detroit
01.12.11

Li-Ion Motors Inizio electric supercar stops by Detroit

We already showed you a quick tour of two of the three Automotive X-Prize winners. Wondering where...

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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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