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2012-07-19 13:47:38

Chemical batteries power many different mobile electronic devices, but repeated charging and discharging cycles can wear them out.

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2012-07-11 09:24:36

Researchers are working on a way to turn the fabric of a simple piece of clothing into a "supercapacitor" capable of providing power to mobile devices on the go.


Word of the Day
mitraille
  • Small missiles, especially grape, canister, fragments of iron, and the like, when fired, as upon an enemy at close quarters.
  • To fire mitraille at.
The word 'mitraille' comes from the Old French 'mitaille', meaning 'small coins', sometimes used to mean 'scrap iron'.