EV batteries are born in Chilean evaporation ponds
RIP Klout: The thing you didn't know was still a thing
It once rated your online reach and impact, or something.
Water purification could be the key to more electric cars
You could mine the oceans for lithium without hurting the environment.
UN group bans lithium battery shipments from passenger planes
No one wants a fire in the cargo hold.
Sony working on phone batteries that last 40 percent longer
The catch is they won't be ready until 2020.
Scientists discover how to make safer lithium batteries
Lithium-based batteries' tendency to overheat and catch fire has been keeping back the development...
Here's how a lithium-ion battery degrades over time
Use a gadget with a lithium-ion battery inside and you'll eventually learn that these power packs...
Super-thin Kevlar layers promise safer, slimmer batteries
Scientists have spent a lot of time trying to lengthen battery life, but safety and thickness matt...
Next-generation lithium cells will double your phone's battery life
The lithium ion batteries in your mobile devices are inherently limited by the "ion" part of their...