Samsung's 'graphene ball' battery could lead to fast-charging EVs
The tech could also boost capacities by up to 45 percent.
Researchers look deeply within batteries to see why they explode
Controlling finger-like growths called dendrites may be the key to safer batteries.
Honda's disaster recovery robot can climb ladders
And it works in the rain, too.
Mercedes-Benz aims to take hydrogen fuel-cells mainstream
The F-Cell is a plug-in EV/hydrogen fuel cell hybrid scheduled for 2019.
Water-based electrolytes promise safer phone batteries
Your phone would be less likely to catch fire after a bad bump.
Toyota’s future EV battery tech could enable much longer trips
The solid-electrolyte technology could make for lighter batteries and cars with better range.
Tesla is building world’s largest backup battery in Australia
Elon Musk said he'll keep his promise to supply 100 megawatts in 100 days.
Smoking Boosted Boards recalled over battery issues
The problem wasn't the batteries themselves, but water making its way inside them during use.
Lithium battery failure wipes out DARPA robot at NASA
Serves as a reminder to us all that we should probably read up on fire safety.